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FDIC Announces Director of New Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection

Banking The FDIC announced the appointment of Mark Pearce as director of the newly-established Division of Depositor and Consumer Protection, or DCP. The FDIC Board of Directors approved the creation of the DCP last August to help carry out its responsibilities under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act.  The establishment of the DCP is […] Read more →

by   |   October 12, 2010

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SEC Proposes Rules on Family Offices

Public Companies and Securities The SEC has proposed a rule pursuant to Section 409 of the Dodd-Frank Act to define “family offices” that would be excluded from the definition of an investment adviser under... Read more →

by   |   October 12, 2010

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FDIC Board Issues Proposed Rule on Dodd-Frank Resolution Authority

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by   |   October 12, 2010

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First Meeting of Financial Stability Oversight Council

Banking, Insurance, Private Equity The Financial Stability Oversight Council (sometimes referred to as FSOC) convened its first “Official” meeting on October 1, 2010.  There’s no lack of political... Read more →

by and   |   October 12, 2010