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Federal Insurance Office Seeks Comment on How to Improve the System of Insurance Regulation in the United States

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Insurance Section 313(p) of Title 31 of the United States Code, as codified by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, requires the Federal Insurance, or FIO, to conduct a study on how to modernize and improve the system of insurance regulation in the United States. The study must be submitted to Congress not […] Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2011


Proposed Volker Rule Permits Carried Interests

Banking The federal regulators (the FDIC, the FRB, the OCC and the SEC, with the CFTC to follow separately) have published for comment a proposed Volker rule as required by the D0dd-Frank... Read more →

by   |   October 17, 2011

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CFPB Releases Supervision and Examination Manual

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... 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