A year has passed since L. William Seidman occupied the chairman's office at the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., but his views are still in demand.

Mr. Seidman comments on the business world every day on cable television's CNBC. A book on his tangles as FDIC chief is scheduled for release Father's Day. And he gets $20,000 a pop for giving speeches all over the world.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.