Monday, September 12, 2011

JPMorgan chief says bank rules ‘anti-US’

JPMorgan chief says bank rules ‘anti-US’
By Tom Braithwaite in New York and Patrick Jenkins in London
Published: September 12 2011 00:01

New international bank capital rules are “anti-American” and the US should consider pulling out of the Basel group of global regulators, Jamie Dimon, chief executive of JPMorgan Chase, has said.

In an interview with the Financial Times, Mr Dimon said he was supportive of forcing banks to have more capital but argued that moves to impose an additional charge on the largest global banks went too far, particularly for American banks.

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