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U.S. Chamber of Commerce Complains to CFPB on Data Collection

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Banking, Consumer Protection The Center for Capital Markets Competitiveness, an arm of the U.S. Chamber of Commerce, has sent a letter to the CFPB complaining about its data collection efforts.  According to the letter, companies subject to the CFPB’s regulatory authority are being asked to provide huge quantities of data regarding individual consumers’ financial transactions on an ongoing, […] Read more →

by   |   June 24, 2013

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Office of Financial Research Studies Financial Contagion

Banking, Derivatives The Office of Financial Research, or OFR, was created by the Dodd-Frank Act.  It recently published a paper with the title “How Likely is Contagion in Financial... Read more →

by   |   June 23, 2013

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Update on Federal Insurance Office

Insurance The Federal insurance Office, or FIO, which was established by the Dodd-Frank Act, has issued its annual report.  Among other things, the report notes “While insurers would... Read more →

by   |   June 16, 2013

CFTC Commissioner Says Volcker Rule May Be On Life Support

Banking CFTC Commissioner Bart Chilton made the following interesting remarks before the Institute of International Bankers, at The Yale Club, in New York City: “First Volcker:  It’s... Read more →

by   |   June 13, 2013