The most notable quotes from American Banker stories of the previous week. Readers are encouraged to add their own observations in the Comments fields at the bottom of each slide. (Image: Fotolia)
On why fines have failed to deter large banks from acting illegally:
"If they can break the law and drag in billions in profits, and then turn around and settle, paying out of those profits, they don't have much incentive to follow the law."
- Senator Elizabeth Warren of MassachusettsRelated Article: Warren Takes Center Stage in Grilling Regulators on Bank Prosecutions(Image: Bloomberg News)