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Dodd-Frank Insurance

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 describe the [Financial Oversight Stability Council, or] FSOC.  The Firing Squad On Capitalism.  The Vast Left Wing Conspiracy to Hinder Capital Formation.  The Bully Pulpit of […] Read more →

by   |   July 15, 2014


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


Update on Federal Insurance Office

Insurance The Federal insurance Office, or FIO, which was established by the Dodd-Frank Act, has issued its annual report.  Among other things, the report notes “While insurers would... Read more →

by   |   June 16, 2013

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Federal Insurance Office Seeks Information on Reinsurance Industry

Insurance Section 502 the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act  requires the Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, to provide a report not later than September 30, 2012,... Read more →

by   |   June 27, 2012