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Volcker Rule Aims To Rein In Banks' Risky Trades

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Volcker Rule Aims To Rein In Banks' Risky Trades

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Volcker Rule Aims To Rein In Banks' Risky Trades

Volcker Rule Aims To Rein In Banks' Risky Trades

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American bank regulators unveiled the final version of the so-called Volcker Rule, which prohibits banks from trading stocks, bonds and derivatives for their own accounts. For more, Steve Inskeep speaks to NPR's Jim Zarroli.