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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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CFPB Report Examines Differences Between Credit Scores Consumers and Lenders Receive

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Banking, Consumer Protection The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, or CFPB, released a report examining the differences between credit scores sold to consumers and scores used by lenders to make credit decisions. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act required the CFPB to study the differences between credit scores consumers purchase and those creditors use to make […] Read more →

by   |   July 19, 2011

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FSOC Adopts Final Rule on Designation of Systematically Important Financial Market Utilities

Banking, Broker-Dealer Section 804 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act  provides the Financial Stability Oversight Council, or FSOC, the authority to designate a financial... Read more →

by   |   July 18, 2011

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GAO Study on Residential Appraisals

Banking, Uncategorized Real estate valuations, which encompass appraisals and other estimation methods, have come under increased scrutiny in the wake of the recent mortgage crisis. The Dodd-Frank Wall... Read more →

by   |   July 18, 2011

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Examples of SEC Filings That Were Amended to Include XBRL Exhibits

Public Companies and Securities In previous blogs, we have discussed how to take advantage of the one-month grace period for XBRL filings and how to correct errors in XBRL filings.  We thought it would be... Read more →

by   |   July 17, 2011