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CFPB to Regulate Larger Nonbank Auto Lenders

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Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB is proposing to oversee larger nonbank auto finance companies for the first time at the federal level.  Currently, the Bureau supervises large banks making auto loans, but not nonbank auto finance companies. The CFPB is proposing to extend its supervision authority to the larger participants of the nonbank auto finance market. Under the […] Read more →

by   |   September 20, 2014

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SEC Charges Investment Adviser for Misleading Performance Advertising

Investment Advisers, Uncategorized In a settled action, the SEC charged an investment adviser for false advertising and its chief compliance officer on related matters. The defendants did not admit or deny the... Read more →

by   |   September 18, 2014

Dodd-Frank Corporate Governance

GAO Says FSOC Needs to Improve Transparency, Accountability, and Collaboration

Banking In testimony before a Congressional subcommittee, a GAO representative noted FSOC still lacks a comprehensive, systematic approach to identify emerging threats to financial... Read more →

by   |   September 18, 2014

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SEC Sued to Implement Resource Extraction Rules

Public Companies and Securities On July 2, 2013, the United States District Court for the District of Columbia vacated the SEC’s resource extraction rules which were mandated by the Dodd-Frank Act.  Since... Read more →

by   |   September 18, 2014