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Fed Issues Interim Final Rule Establishing Regulations for Savings and Loan Holding Companies

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Banking The Federal Reserve Board has issued an interim final rule establishing regulations for savings and loan holding companies, or  SLHCs.  Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, supervisory and rulemaking authority for SLHCs and their nondepository subsidiaries transferred from theOffice of Thrift Supervision, or OTS, to the Board on July 21, 2011. […] Read more →

by   |   August 12, 2011

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Office of Financial Research Issues Statement on Progress in the Initiative to Establish a Legal Entity Identifier

Banking, Derivatives The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act established the Office of Financial Research and provides it with the authority to collect data to support the... Read more →

by   |   August 12, 2011

msrb

MSRB Requests Comment on Municipal Advisor Rules on Written Communications and Disclosures

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has requested comment on extending the MSRB’s rule on advertisements to cover municipal advisors and on a draft interpretive... Read more →

by   |   August 10, 2011

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MSRB Proposes Groundbreaking Rules on Obligations of Municipal Securities Underwriters to Government Bond Issuers

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has requested approval from the SEC of a notice that would establish detailed obligations of underwriters of municipal... Read more →

by   |   August 2, 2011