Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke and other leading regulators have updated a Senate panel on progress from the Dodd-Frank Act. The Fed, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., the Securities and Exchange Commission and the Treasury Department have long to-do lists that include rules to write and agencies to establish. "The Dodd-Frank Act is an important step forward for financial regulation in the United States, and it is essential that the act be carried out expeditiously and effectively," Bernanke told lawmakers. Read the regulators' testimony.
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