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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

The Dodd-Frank Act has broad and deep implications that will touch every corner of financial services and multiple other industries. This site, developed and maintained by attorneys at Stinson Leonard Street, is dedicated to making sense of this complex legislation and helping businesses understand how it will affect them specifically. Our Bloggers »

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CFPB Proposes Amendments to Home Mortgage Disclosure Act

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Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has proposed a rule to improve information reported about the residential mortgage market. According to the CFPB, the rule would shed more light on consumers’ access to mortgage credit by updating the reporting requirements of the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act, or HMDA, regulations. The CFPB also aims to simplify the reporting process for […] Read more →

by   |   July 24, 2014

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FSOC = Firing Squad On Capitalism Says SEC Commissioner

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Insurance Speaking at a conference, SEC Commissioner Michael S. Piwowar’s opening remarks included “In preparing for this speech, I thought a lot about what moniker I could use to best... Read more →

by   |   July 15, 2014

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GAO Wants CFPB to Focus on Virtual Currencies

Banking, Consumer Protection GAO issued a report discussing virtual currencies. One example of these is bitcoin, which was developed in 2009. Bitcoin and similar virtual currency systems operate over the... Read more →

by   |   July 6, 2014

Fed to Bank Directors: Pay Attention

Banking Daniel K. Tarullo of the Board Of Governors of the Federal Reserve System delivered a speech on the intersection of corporate governance and prudential regulation.  Some of the... Read more →

by   |   June 19, 2014