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FDIC Board Approves Rules Regarding Living Wills


Banking The FDIC has adopted two rules regarding resolution plans.  One rule addresses insured depository institutions, while the other addresses bank holding companies and certain systematically important entities. Insured Depository Institutions The FDIC has approved an Interim Final Rule that would require an insured depository institution with $50 billion or more in total assets to submit […] Read more →

by and   |   September 13, 2011

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SEC Report on the Implementation of Organizational Reform Recommendations

Public Companies and Securities, Uncategorized Section 967(c) of the Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act requires that “Not later than the end of the 6-month period beginning on the date the... Read more →

by   |   September 12, 2011

MSRB Issues Advisory on the Potential Applicability of MSRB Rules to Certain Bank Loans and Direct Purchases

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, has issued an advisory on the potential applicability of MSRB rules to certain municipal finance transactions that have become... Read more →

by   |   September 12, 2011


MSRB to Delay Municipal Advisor Rule Proposals

Municipal Advisors The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board, or MSRB, announced that it is delaying its municipal advisor rule proposals currently before the SEC. According to the MSRB, the MSRB... Read more →

by   |   September 12, 2011