WASHINGTON – After months of handwringing, large political donations and the most aggressive push in history by bankers against an incumbent president, the industry now faces a world almost exactly the same as the one before the election season started.

President Barack Obama will remain president, Republicans still control the House and Democrats – against all odds – actually added to their Senate majority.

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