On this edition, Derek Bush of Cleary Gottlieb and Mark Perlow of K&L Gates discuss the Dodd-Frank Act and the Volcker Rule and its impact on securities markets and the banking industry. They discuss what banks will and won't be able to do, including...
In a night out that only a compliance geek would love, I
spent Monday night listening to Malcolm
Salter talk with Paul Volcker, former Chairman of the Federal Reserve.
Harvard University's Edmond J. Safra
Center for Ethics and the Center's...
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act represents the most sweeping overhaul of the US financial sector since the Great Depression. The Act will impact both the US and non-US business and activities of foreign banks, securities...
Five federal regulatory agencies — the SEC, CFTC, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Office of the Comptroller and the FDIC — implemented the 900 plus page Volcker Rule. Many consider the Volcker Rule to be the center...
The Securities and Exchange Commission and federal
banking regulators have extended the comment period on the Volcker Rule
proposed regulations from January 13, 2012 to February 13, 2012. In Release No.
34-66057 , the
regulators noted that the extension...