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Is Dodd-Frank the primary reason the number of small banks has continued to shrink?
51%
18%
31%

Week Ending: 08/30/15

Posted from: 08/21/15 through 08/30/15

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Donald Trump topped our poll last week asking who would be the best president for bankers. Why would he be good?
31%
11%
14%
44%

Week Ending: 08/23/15

Posted from: 08/14/15 through 08/23/15

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Which of the presidential candidates would be best for the banking industry?
10%
13%
14%
4%
1%
8%
5%
26%
5%
16%

Week Ending: 08/16/15

Posted from: 08/07/15 through 08/16/15

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How will higher interest rates affect the banking industry?
45%
18%
37%

Week Ending: 08/09/15

Posted from: 07/31/15 through 08/09/15

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What's your impression of second-quarter bank results so far?
21%
17%
63%

Week Ending: 08/02/15

Posted from: 07/24/15 through 08/02/15

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Treasury is exploring whether marketplace lenders should be required to retain some of the risk in loans they sell to investors. Is this a good idea?
68%
32%

Week Ending: 07/26/15

Posted from: 07/16/15 through 07/26/15

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What kind of 2Q results will banks report?
35%
11%
54%

Week Ending: 07/19/15

Posted from: 07/10/15 through 07/19/15

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What will be the long-term legacy of Dodd-Frank?
12%
53%
35%

Week Ending: 07/12/15

Posted from: 07/02/15 through 07/12/15

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Regional banks significantly outperformed big banks in the 2015 Survey of Bank Reputations. What can large banks do to narrow the gap?
44%
33%
23%

Week Ending: 07/05/15

Posted from: 06/26/15 through 07/05/15

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Do the regional bank stress tests tell us anything worthwhile?
47%
53%

Week Ending: 06/28/15

Posted from: 06/22/15 through 06/28/15

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Can digital innovators disrupt banking the way they have caused havoc in books, taxis and hotels?
79%
21%

Week Ending: 06/21/15

Posted from: 06/12/15 through 06/21/15

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Several banks are experimenting with blockchain technology but avoiding the version used by Bitcoin. Is this the right approach?
25%
48%
27%

Week Ending: 06/14/15

Posted from: 06/08/15 through 06/14/15

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Should the Fed's emergency lending powers be curbed, as Richmond Fed President Jeffrey Lacker urges?
26%
39%
35%

Week Ending: 06/07/15

Posted from: 05/29/15 through 06/07/15

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Is the scaled-back postal banking plan a win or a loss for banks?
14%
45%
41%

Week Ending: 05/31/15

Posted from: 05/22/15 through 05/31/15

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Should regulators clamp down on marketplace lenders?
49%

Week Ending: 05/24/15

Posted from: 05/15/15 through 05/24/15

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