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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 »

Dodd-Frank Insurance

Streamlined Regulation for Insurance Companies

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Insurance The Insurance Capital Standards Clarification Act of 2014 has been presented to President Obama for signature.  The bill will: Add language to Section 171 of Dodd-Frank to clarify that, in establishing minimum capital requirements for holding companies on a consolidated basis, the Federal Reserve is not required to include insurers to the extent they are […] Read more →

by   |   December 15, 2014

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Federal Insurance Office Issues Second Annual Report

Insurance The office of the Treasury Department known as the Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, released its second Annual Report on the Insurance Industry.  Under the Dodd-Frank Wall... Read more →

by   |   September 28, 2014

FSOC

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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Federal Insurance Office Releases Modernization Report

Insurance The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, has submitted to Congress and released a report on how to modernize and improve the system of insurance... Read more →

by   |   December 14, 2013