Dodd-Frank

Hensarling joins Milken Institute as senior fellow

10/17/19

The former House Financial Services Committee chairman follows other notable former officials who went to the think tank after government careers.

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Why reforming Fannie and Freddie is so hard to do

10/16/19

As the administration gears up to end a decade of government control of Fannie and Freddie, are there any good options?

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Supreme Court yet to decide if it will take CFPB case

10/15/19

A list of upcoming cases published by the high court did not include a challenge to the bureau's constitutionality, but the justices could still decide to review it at a later date.

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CFPB extends temporary HMDA relief for small institutions

10/10/19

Institutions that offer fewer than 500 open-end lines of credit will get another two-year exemption from reporting requirements under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act.

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Has banking become too political?

10/09/19

Large banks are increasingly taking stands on social issues like gun rights and climate change. Some see this as a troubling development.

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The next presidential debate should include banking

10/08/19

Certain topics have dominated in the Democrats’ prior face-offs, but issues like regulatory relief have the potential to highlight crucial differences between the candidates.

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Pelosi, Waters defend CFPB's constitutionality in Supreme Court brief

10/08/19

The two Democrats waded into a court battle over the president's ability to fire a director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.

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Kraninger’s stance on CFPB constitutionality puts rules in limbo

10/01/19

By declaring that she has too much statutory power, the agency’s director has potentially opened a floodgate of litigation.

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Refining supervision is as vital as tweaking post-crisis rules: Quarles

09/27/19

The Fed’s top regulatory official said how agencies adjust their supervisory approach may prove just as important as their rulemaking efforts.

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Financial abuse of elders is getting worse

09/25/19

Elder financial exploitation is a vast and growing problem in the U.S., and one that presents difficult policy challenges for law enforcement and banks.

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