Yesterday, AIG, Prudential, and GE Capital confirmed being tapped as "systematically important financial institutions," and MetLife is also reportedly expected to confirm being named as well.
However, shares of all four opened higher today.
In this video, Motley Fool financial analyst David Hanson talks about the group and tells investors if he thinks this is a big deal.
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