Victoria Finkle

Reporter

Victoria Finkle is American Banker's Capitol Hill reporter. She previously reported on consumer finance at the paper and before that wrote about environmental policy and regulation at Inside Washington Publishers.

Recent Stories From this Author

Why an Uphill Leadership Challenge to Hensarling Matters
October 28, 2014 A senior lawmaker's bid to take the Financial Services Committee gavel next year from Chairman Jeb Hensarling, R-Texas, is...

How Bankers Are Voting with Their Dollars
October 24, 2014 The mid-term elections next month are on track to be one of the most expensive contests to date, and the financial services...

Johnson, Crapo Ask Regulators for Details on Cybersecurity Measures
October 21, 2014 Senate Banking Committee leaders are raising concerns about continued cyberattacks on the financial system and pressing...

Cummings, Warren Request GAO Study on Nonbank Servicer Stability
October 20, 2014 Two key Democrats are asking the Government Accountability Office to investigate the financial stability of nonbank mortgage...

Obama's Credit Card Rejected: 'Even I'm Affected by This'
October 17, 2014 President Obama may be one of the most powerful men in the world, but he's not immune from the frustrations of having a credit...

Obama's Chip-and-PIN Move Is 'Meaningless,' Analysts Say
October 17, 2014 An executive order signed by President Obama on Friday that mandated the adoption of chip-and-PIN technology in government...

Obama Launches New Data Security Effort
October 17, 2014 The White House is slated to unveil a major package of initiatives on Friday to increase data security for financial...

How the Fight Over the $50B 'Systemic' Cutoff Will Play Out
October 8, 2014 There's a growing push to revisit how banks are determined to be "systemically important" under the Dodd-Frank Act, but...

Maryland Congressman Hopeful for GSE Reform Resurgence
September 23, 2014 Rep. John Delaney said Tuesday that he's "optimistic" Congress could take up reform of Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac next term,...

Critics, Supporters Spar Over Aim and Effect of 'Choke Point'
September 22, 2014 A panel at American Banker 's Regulatory Symposium about the Department of Justice program featured a spirited debate about...