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MAKING SENSE OF DODD-FRANK

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FINRA and Exchanges Submit Tick Size Pilot Plan

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Broker-Dealer, Public Companies and Securities FINRA and the exchanges have complied with an SEC order to establish a national market system plan to implement a targeted 12-month pilot program that will widen minimum quoting and trading increments (tick sizes) for certain stocks with smaller capitalization.  “Smaller capitalization” stocks are those with a market capitalization of $5 billion or less; an […] Read more →

by   |   August 26, 2014

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Fed Proposes to Repeal Rule Regarding Unfair or Deceptive Acts or Practices

Banking, Consumer Protection The Federal Reserve Board has requested comment on a proposal to repeal its Regulation AA regarding unfair or deceptive acts or practices. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and... Read more →

by   |   August 25, 2014

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Lender Agrees to Pay CFPB $2.75 Million Fine for Distorting Credit Records

Banking, Consumer Protection The CFPB obtained a consent order from an auto finance company that allegedly distorted consumer credit records for years. The auto finance company, which according to the CFPB... Read more →

by   |   August 21, 2014

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SEC to Commence Examinations of Municipal Advisors

Municipal Advisors, Uncategorized The SEC announced that its Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations, or OCIE, is launching an examination initiative directed at newly regulated municipal advisors. It... Read more →

by   |   August 20, 2014