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Federal Reserve Proposes New Control Regulations
On April 23, 2019, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System released a proposed rule to revise regulations related to the determination of "control" under the BHC Act and the Home Owners' Loan Act.
United States
14 May 2019
Treasury Report, Part II: Regulation Of The Capital Markets
The U.S. Department of the Treasury ("Treasury Department" or "Treasury") issued its second report (of four reports), titled "A Financial System that Creates Economic Opportunities, Capital Markets" (the "Report").
United States
18 Oct 2017
Final TLAC Rules And Structured Products
On December 15, 2016, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System (the "Federal Reserve") issued its final rules regarding long-term debt and total loss absorbing capacity ("TLAC") requirements...
United States
6 Jan 2017
Possible Worlds Versus Probable Worlds − The Metaphysics Of Systemic Risk: FSOC Revisits Asset Managers
On April 18, 2016, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) again warned that asset managers present systemic risk to financial stability in five key areas...
United States
29 Apr 2016
Half-Hearted Relief For Munis: The Fed Adopts A Final Rule To Include Certain Municipal Securities As HQLAs Under The LCR Rule
On March 31, 2016, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System adopted a final rule to amend the Federal Reserve's Liquidity Coverage...
United States
14 Apr 2016
LCR – The Fed Takes Tentative Step To Expand HQLAs
The proposed rule allows certain U.S. general obligation municipal securities to count as level 2B HQLAs.
United States
3 Jun 2015
Housing Finance Reform
Efforts to address housing finance reform are starting to heat up, although the finish line is still probably a long way off.
United States
1 May 2014
SEC Proposes Floating NAV For Institutional Prime Money Market Funds; "Fees And Gates" For Non-Government Funds
The Securities and Exchange Commission today unanimously proposed two alternative requirements for money market funds.
United States
6 Jun 2013
SEC Statement On Money Market Fund Reforms
On August 22, 2012, SEC Chairman Mary Schapiro announced that three of the five SEC Commissioners, constituting a majority of the Commission, had informed her that they would not support a staff proposal to reform money market funds.
United States
30 Aug 2012
Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act: Consumer Financial Protection User Guide
This is the fourth in a series of user guides that will be published by Morrison & Foerster. The user guides provide an in depth discussion on specific topics raised by the Dodd-Frank Act.
United States
18 Nov 2010
Something To Talk About
When the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (the "FDIC") issued its Interim Final Covered Bond Policy Statement on April 15, 2008, they gave the market something to talk about, and talk they did. While applauding the FDIC for its effort to provide greater certainty for covered bonds in the United States, commentators generally believe the policy statement falls short of what's needed in order for a vibrant market to develop.
United States
28 Aug 2008
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