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MSRB Provides SEC With Information on Municipal Advisory Activities

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Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has provided information to the SEC which it believes will assist the agency as it finalizes its definition of municipal advisors under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act and addresses the activities of these financial professionals that provide advice and services to state and local […] Read more →

by   |   November 10, 2011

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CFPB Aims to Simplify Mortgage Closing Documents

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB has announced the second phase of its Know Before You Owe mortgage project, which will combine the two forms consumers get before finalizing a home loan into a single,... Read more →

by   |   November 9, 2011

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CFPB to Streamline Consumer Regulations

Consumer Protection Raj Date, Special Advisor to the Secretary of the Treasury for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, recently provided written testimony to the Subcommittee on... Read more →

by   |   November 8, 2011

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MSRB Provides State and Local Government Toolkit

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has launched an online “toolkit” for state and local governments as part of its work to protect municipal entities under... Read more →

by   |   November 7, 2011