East Texas Review: Barclay on Financial Transaction Tax

Great opinion piece by former Chicago Stock Exchange executive and Wealth for Common Good member, Bill Barclay: We must reduce the role of finance so that it once again supports the real economy of goods and services, rather than playing […]

Robin Hood Tax Campaign Kicks Off

A coalition of groups and supporters have launched a campaign to educate Americans about how a Financial Transaction Tax would work as well as their importance as a key revenue raising tool.  Described as “small change for banks, big change for people,”  not […]

Risks of High Frequency Trading

Wealth for the Common Good has had a campaign to put some brakes on high frequency trading for quite some time. Though it’s not gotten a lot of attention lately, it is certainly one of the high risk, “Wall Street […]