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Dodd-Frank Insurance

Federal Insurance Office Director Outlines Role of FIO

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Insurance Michael McRaith, Director, Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, gave his thoughts on the role of the FIO at the Property/Casualty Insurance Joint Industry Forum On January 10. 2010.  Highlights of Mr. McRaith’s speech are extracted below. According to Mr. McRaith, “a key responsibility of the FIO is to “monitor all aspects of the insurance industry.” […] Read more →

by   |   January 11, 2012

FDIC Proposes Rule Regarding Treatment of Mutual Insurance Holding Companies in Liquidation

Insurance The FDIC is proposing a rule that provides for the treatment of a mutual insurance holding company as an insurance company for the purpose of Section 203(e) of the Dodd-Frank Wall... Read more →

by   |   December 13, 2011

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Treasury Official Speaks About Federal Insurance Office

Insurance Neil Wolin, Deputy Treasury Secretary, recently addressed the status of the Federal Insurance Office, or FIO, at a recent conference sponsored by the FIO. Mr. Wolin noted that... Read more →

by   |   December 9, 2011

Federal Insurance Office Seeks Comment on How to Improve the System of Insurance Regulation in the United States

Insurance Section 313(p) of Title 31 of the United States Code, as codified by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, requires the Federal Insurance, or FIO, to... Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2011