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The New York State Department of Financial Services Proposes Robust Cybersecurity Rules

Banking, Consumer Protection, Insurance, Uncategorized On September 13, 2016, the New York State Department of Financial Services (DFS) proposed new rules that would require certain “Covered Entities” to establish and implement cybersecurity programs designed to protect nonpublic consumer information (Nonpublic Information) and technology systems from cyber-attacks (Proposed Rules). Below are some of the highlights of the Proposed Rules: Covered Entities... Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2016


OFR Issues Report on Life Insurers Use of Captives

Insurance U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Office of Financial Research, or OFR, has issued a brief titled “Mind the Gaps: What Do New Disclosures Tell Us About Life Insurers’... Read more →

by   |   March 21, 2016


Federal Insurance Office Releases Reinsurance Report

Insurance The U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Federal Insurance Office, or FIO,  released its report on the Breadth and Scope of the Global Reinsurance Market and the Critical Role... Read more →

by   |   January 2, 2015


Streamlined Regulation for Insurance Companies

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... Read more →

by   |   December 15, 2014