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  • Article | Regulation
  • July 6th, 2012

Resolution Planning: Lessons Learned

What the first round of “living wills” teaches other big banks.

  • Article | Regulation
  • June 15th, 2012

What will JPMorgan’s trading goof mean for regulation?

JPMorgan Chase & Co.'s Jamie Dimon had to testify before Congress to explain his company's trading loss. There may be more at stake than just JPMorgan.

  • Article | Regulation
  • May 29th, 2012

Regulatory Guidance on Stress Testing: What Every Board Must Know and Should Do

Banks above $10 billion in assets must follow new stress testing guidance. Here’s what the guidelines say but also how community banks can apply them for strategic benefits.

  • Article | Regulation
  • May 16th, 2012

Confusion Reigns on Mortgage Compensation

Trying to figure out incentive pay for mortgage originators? Good luck.

  • Article | Regulation
  • May 1st, 2012

Fairness to Consumers Is the New Emphasis in Banking Regulation

Get ready. Even small banks and thrifts are going to be affected by a post-crisis shift in regulation toward what’s fair and transparent to consumers.

  • Article | Regulation
  • April 6th, 2012

The Impact of the JOBS Act on Banks

Some banks may save money if they don’t have to register their securities. The law also may provide an incentive to deregister public companies.

  • Article | Regulation
  • April 2nd, 2012

Community bankers fight back

Feeling that the legislative tide has turned against them, a number of state banking associations are getting together to raise money for federal elections.

  • Article | Regulation
  • March 28th, 2012

The Double-Barreled Regulatory Assault on Retail Banking

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act ushered in a new—and an oddly schizophrenic—regulatory regime for retail bankers.

  • Article | Regulation
  • March 21st, 2012

CFPB’s New Director Promises to View Community Banks Differently

“When the world went mad around us, you did not stray,’’ Richard Cordray tells a crowd at the Independent Community Bankers of America National Convention and Techworld.

  • Article | Regulation
  • March 19th, 2012

Regulators to bankers: We Hear You

FDIC’s Martin Gruenberg and OCC’s John Walsh address community bankers at ICBA convention.