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Dodd-Frank Insurance

Federal Insurance Office Seeks Information on Reinsurance Industry

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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, describing the breadth and scope of the global reinsurance market and the critical role such market plays in supporting insurance in the United States. To assist the […] Read more →

by   |   June 27, 2012

FDIC Issues Final Rule on Mutual Insurance Holding Companies

Insurance The FDIC has issued a final rule that treats a mutual insurance holding company as an insurance company for purposes of Section 203(e) of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and... Read more →

by   |   April 30, 2012

FSOC Approves Rule to Designate Nonbank Financial Companies for Enhanced Oversight

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Insurance, Investment Advisers Section 113 of the Dodd-Frank Act authorizes the Financial Stability Oversight Council, or FSOC, to require a nonbank financial company to be supervised by the Board of Governors... Read more →

by   |   April 3, 2012

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Progress on Global Legal Entity Identifier Initiative

Banking, Broker-Dealer, Insurance, Public Companies and Securities During the financial crisis, market participants and regulators did not have the information they needed to assess exposures to risky or failing companies globally. In the United... Read more →

by   |   January 22, 2012