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CFPB Inquires About Private Student Loans

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Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, today announced that it is seeking information from students, schools, industry, and other stakeholders on the private student loan market.  The CFPB is interested in a complete picture of private student lending, so it is seeking a broad swath of information, including: Information available to shop for private […] Read more →

by   |   November 17, 2011

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SEC Staff Issues First Whistleblower Report

Public Companies and Securities Section 924(d) of the Dodd-Frank Act requires the SEC’s Office of the Whistleblower to report annually to Congress on its activities, whistleblower complaints, and the response... Read more →

by   |   November 16, 2011

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CFTC Commissioner Says Dodd-Frank Rules Should be Reexamined in Light of MF Global

Derivatives The CFTC has confirmed that its Division of Enforcement is investigating MF Global, Inc. for possible violations of the Commodity Exchange Act, or CEA and/or CFTC regulations.... Read more →

by   |   November 16, 2011

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The Details of Form PF

Investment Advisers, Private Equity The SEC has recently adopted final Form PF, which requires reporting of certain information by advisers to hedge funds and private equity groups, as required by the Dodd-Frank... Read more →

by   |   November 15, 2011