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White Testifies on JOBS Act Priorities and Progress

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Public Companies and Securities SEC Chair Mary Jo White testified in support of the President’s fiscal year fiscal 2014 budget request for the SEC before the Senate Subcommittee on Financial Services and General Government, Committee on Appropriations. As a first key priority, she stated the SEC must complete, quickly and thoughtfully, the rulemaking mandates contained in the Dodd-Frank Act […] Read more →

by   |   June 25, 2013

CFPB Proposes Amendments to Mortgage Rules under RESPA, TILA and ECOA

Consumer Protection In January, the CFPB issued several new mortgage rules under the Dodd-Frank Act.  The CFPB has now issued a proposed rule amending and clarifying those rules with regard to... Read more →

by   |   June 25, 2013

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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Complains to CFPB on Data Collection

Banking, Consumer Protection The Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness, an arm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has sent a letter to the CFPB complaining about its data collection efforts.  According to... Read more →

by   |   June 24, 2013

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Office of Financial Research Studies Financial Contagion

Banking, Derivatives The Office of Financial Research, or OFR, was created by the Dodd-Frank Act.  It recently published a paper with the title “How Likely is Contagion in Financial... Read more →

by   |   June 23, 2013