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Fed Proposes Phase-In Period for Most Savings and Loan Holding Companies to File Regulatory Reports


Banking, Uncategorized The Federal Reserve Board is proposing a two-year phase-in period for most savings and loan holding companies, or SLHCs, to file Federal Reserve regulatory reports with the Board and an exemption for some SLHCs from initially filing Federal Reserve regulatory reports. Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, supervisory and rulemaking authority […] Read more →

by   |   August 22, 2011

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CFPB Provides Guidance on Interstate Land Sales Full Disclosure Act

Consumer Protection The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection, or CFPB, has issued a bulletin, which the CFPB refers to as the Interim ILS Guidance, to address certain administrative issues... Read more →

by   |   August 20, 2011

SEC and CFTC Solicit Comments on Whether Stable Value Contracts Are Swaps

Public Companies and Securities Section 719(d) of the Dodd-Frank Act mandates that the CFTC and the SEC jointly conduct a study to determine whether stable value contracts, or SVCs, fall within the definition of... Read more →

by   |   August 19, 2011

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Watch Those Oral Comments on CFPB Proposals—New Policy on Ex Parte Presentations

Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has adopted a new policy on certain non-public communications to the CFPB during the rule making process.  The policy refers to these as... Read more →

by   |   August 19, 2011