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CFPB Releases Supervision and Examination Manual

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Banking, Consumer Protection, Litigation The CFPB has released its Supervision and Examination Manual.  The Manual is a guide to how the CFPB will supervise and examine consumer financial service providers under its jurisdiction for compliance with Federal consumer financial law. The Manual is divided into three parts. The first part describes the supervision and examination process. The second part […] Read more →

by   |   October 14, 2011

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SEC Proposes Rules for Registration of Securities-Based Swap Dealers and Major Security-Based Swap Participants

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has proposed rules that lay out the process by which security-based swap dealers and security-based swap participants must register with the SEC.  The rules stem from... Read more →

by   |   October 12, 2011


FSOC Issues Proposed Guidance on Authority to Require Supervision and Regulation of Certain Nonbank Financial Companies

Uncategorized 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   |   October 12, 2011

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Proposed Volker Rule Entails Significant Compliance Programs

Banking The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation requested public comment on a proposed regulation implementing the so-called “Volcker Rule” requirements of section 619 of... Read more →

by   |   October 11, 2011