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Moody's Says Provisions Of Fin Reg Reform Bill May "Trigger Disruptions" In Credit Market

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Not like anyone cares what Moody's thinks but if even the rating agency can not spin some data in a benign way, there likely are some major sandtraps in there.

From Reuters:

U.S. lawmakers hammered out a historic
overhaul of financial regulations as dawn broke over the nation's
capital on Friday, handing President Barack Obama a major domestic
policy victory.

"Moody's supports
the many measures in the financial regulatory reform bill that enhance
the transparency and accountability of the credit ratings process and
is committed to implementing them in the most effective way possible,"
Moody's said in an e-mail statement to Reuters.

"At
the same time, we remain concerned that certain provisions of the bill
could have unintended consequences or trigger disruptions in the credit
market,
" the statement said.

 

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Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:20 | 434002 downwiththebanks
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Moody's triggers disruptions in the credit market.

Jail them.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:21 | 434003 DosZap
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Yes Tyler there are.........

2000 more pages of Regs,and no one knows what's there, except these clowns.

Anecdotes I have heard thus far, any bank may be closed(on a whim), and personal loans(to individuals, may be turned down, no matter your credit history).

This IMHO means, get ready for ONE more NEW FED AGENCY to do nothing but roam around, and stick their noses into your's, and my personal accounts, and transactions.

I personally am going to remove all funds(except for monthly needs), convert them to Cad/Aussie dollars......, and move them .

Had enough of this regimes tyranny.Stay tuned, more to come.

I am amazed these folks think that they can continue to destroy our lives, and their will be no repercussions.

There will be. Seems like they are taking down the country on purpose, and pushing us INTO a Depression..........

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:37 | 434034 Thisson
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"ONE more NEW FED AGENCY"

One ring to rule them all and in the darkness bind them.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:04 | 434075 AccreditedEYE
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+1

Sun, 06/27/2010 - 10:40 | 436435 ToNYC
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There are a few lights in the coal mine(d)s of the US Congress, but taken together they inform an Idiotocracy...doing the same lame processes that guarantee paralysis of full effect.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:37 | 434036 i.knoknot
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+++

yet, i look at the folks in the traffic around me each day and realize how tiny a number we are...

(...ikk mumbles something about being 'friggin doomed' and has a friday PM beer...)

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:59 | 434067 Lets Hang Parliament
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ikk

You only need a small handful of like-minded souls (circa 5-6% if you have been reading CD's "Welcome to the Insane Assylum" - CD it's an epic and thank you) to change the world but as we are probably just clawing our way above 1% would you mind passing me another beer...

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:06 | 434079 Cognitive Dissonance
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Thank you for your kind words.

For those who are interested, the entire 5 chapter series can now be downloaded in pdf format for free from scribd.com. My other articles will be posted in the coming days.

http://www.scribd.com/doc/33507389/Welcome-to-the-Insane-Asylum-Our-Collective-Psychosis

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:19 | 434106 AccreditedEYE
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I will be doing so and printing this weekend. Thanks for the hard work and efforts CD. I'm sure I speak for more than a few on ZH when I say it is greatly appreciated.

Sat, 06/26/2010 - 15:17 | 435545 RockyRacoon
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Thanks for the link.  Now I can send your work along to others in a convenient form.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:50 | 434046 downwiththebanks
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No reform is serious that doesn't tax derivatives to high heaven.  

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:49 | 434048 downwiththebanks
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Well, if the 'personal accounts' of living parasites weren't screwing over the world with destructive risk-taking, no reform would be necessary to save the capitalist system.

But they done blew it up.

Consequently, there is a global capitalist depression going on right now, managed and overseen by the bankers and the politicians they wholly own (as evidenced by this ridiculous piece of trash they're calling 'reform' today).

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:01 | 434069 Problem Is
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"2000 more pages of Regs..."

Then there are 1999 pages of Wall Street Loop Holes
Take your sodomy quietly like an orphaned alter boy at St. Vincent de Paul...

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:28 | 434017 sheeple
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I heard moments ago BB said

investors are avoiding risk by buying government debts.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:37 | 434035 curbyourrisk
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And that is supposed to avoid risk??????????????

 

someone wkae me up when the ride is over.  I am getting sick.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:38 | 434040 i.knoknot
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you mean it's not a comedy routine?

chit.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:34 | 434028 i.knoknot
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probably a health-care reform provision buried in the silly thing...

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:38 | 434037 chet
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Yeah, we wouldn't want to mess with our highly healthy credit market.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:43 | 434044 i.knoknot
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financial health-care reform...

e-gad, the parallels are uncanny!

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:03 | 434073 Problem Is
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ANOTHER... Screw Amerika "Reform" Bill...

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:42 | 434043 Bankster T Cubed
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I suppose the stock market will not be effected, in their opinion?

what's moody's opinion on the euro/yen?

that is the only relevant data in this farce of a market

so effing absurd.   all of it.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:51 | 434050 101 years and c...
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If you would like to throw up today, go to page 436 of the FinReg bill.

The Treasury has the authority to give these criminals $4 Trillion if it needed to prevent a financial collapse. 

http://docs.house.gov/rules/finserv/111_hr_finsrv.pdf

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:04 | 434074 Blue Water
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Won't be enough, we'll just be $4 Trill deeper in debt.  You can "Bank" on that!

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:33 | 434128 AccreditedEYE
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I don't think it would ever happen... At that point, the market no longer exists...it becomes the government. Everybody packs it in. (sad to say, yes, it can get worse than what we have now)

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:43 | 434159 DosZap
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They have already printed enough to send countiries w/sound economies, and reserves, to the table to GET rid of us.

Add 4 Trillion, which they WILL do, will just cause every nation holding our paper to cash out..........just like everone is scrambling to not be the LAST one holding Euro 1's.

Euro 2, is being planned..............a North Euro, and a South Euro.

For real.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:45 | 434169 Absinthe Minded
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"discount for an individual, partnership, or


 


corporation"

That looks to me to be the amount that is authorized per corporation, must take into account inflation. They may need to be bailed out next year.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 16:36 | 434262 Muir
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FINANCIAL CRISIS MANAGEMENT.—

may authorize any Federal reserve bank, during such periods as the Board may determine and at rates established in accordance with the provision designated as (d) of section 14, to discount for an individual, partnership, or corporation, notes, drafts, and bills of exchange when such notes, drafts, and bills of exchange are indorsed or otherwise secured to the satisfaction of the Federal reserve bank

 

 

 

 

___

 

They can take any paper they want.

Can you spell "Quantitative e, a, s, i, n, g?"

 

(I know they were taking stuff before, but it was illegal under their charter to do so, even under their emergency act.)

 

___

p.s. thanks for pdf

 

 

 

 

Sun, 06/27/2010 - 10:53 | 436461 ToNYC
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There is no $4 Trillion that can exist since the medium of exchange can only be real if it represents stored or soon earned receipts of goods and services. The US Treasury  might as well be issuing the green cheese of which the  Moon  consists. Madoff was prologue to the Geithner, Bernanke, Summers, Greenspan..the Fantastic Four Horsemen of the Apocalype of Confidence.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 14:54 | 434057 Bankster T Cubed
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watching this euro/yen program control the markets is maddening

eats at my core

scumbags have total control over the world so long as this program is allowed to operate

and of course it is a GS/JPM/NYFED program

if it weren't them, they'd have shut it down a long time ago

it ain't like its not completely f***ing obvious or anything

jeez.   sickening.   those creeps need to be shut down.

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:04 | 434077 assumptionblindness
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Reuters needs to verify accuracy of the statement that they included in their story.  It was likely taken out of context.  We all know that Moody's doesn't predict anything until AFTER the fact. 

To refer to FinReg as "a major domestic policy victory" for Obama is a friggin' joke!

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 15:45 | 434166 DosZap
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FinReg, is just another term for MAKE WORK, and another way to get into your LIFE.(up close & real personal).

Fri, 06/25/2010 - 17:13 | 434350 MarketTruth
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Fed Audit? Fed Audit? Fed Audit?

 

Hmmm... no. Well then lt's go guys as it is full speed Keynesianism ahead.

Sat, 06/26/2010 - 11:15 | 435298 Grand Supercycle
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The EURO buying support continues so far...

http://stockmarket618.wordpress.com

Sat, 06/26/2010 - 15:20 | 435549 RockyRacoon
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Moody's Says Provisions Of Fin Reg Reform Bill May "Trigger Disruptions" In Credit Market

Maybe I need some help here... How could disruption be a bad thing?

Sat, 06/26/2010 - 23:12 | 435930 Eric Cartman
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If anyone knows about triggering disruptions in the credit market, it's Moody's. By the way, I'm got a few Jan 11 puts on Moody's if anyone would like to join in =). 

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