Durbin Amendment

A well-known digital bank could be back on the block

05/31/17

Customers Bancorp is weighing two cash offers and other options for BankMobile after Flagship Community Bank was unable to raise the capital needed to buy the unit.

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Dodd-Frank overhaul bill advances closer to House vote

05/25/17

A bill to overhaul the Dodd-Frank Act could get a vote in the full House as early as June 7.

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Here’s why the Durbin repeal got pulled from House reg relief bill

05/25/17

A Dodd-Frank overhaul bill faced trouble in the House because lawmakers did not want to vote on a provision to repeal debit swipe fee limits.

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Hensarling drops Durbin repeal; Court hears CFPB challenge

05/25/17

House financial services committee head agrees to drop swipe-fee repeal in order to save Financial Choice Act; Federal appeals court appears skeptical about declaring agency's makeup unconstitutional.

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Union in Va. to pass $10B of assets with Xenith deal

05/22/17

Union agreed to pay $701 million for Xenith in a deal that is expected to close early next year.

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'Every single soul knows this bill won't become law'

05/02/17

The House Financial Services Committee began debate Tuesday on a sweeping regulatory reform bill, yet while it is expected to pass on party lines, few expect it to standa chance in the Senate.

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Trump, GOP lawmakers united on Dodd-Frank reform

04/27/17

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin's upcoming report on how to rewrite financial regulation is likely to end up looking very similar to a Dodd-Frank overhaul plan in the House.

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Do banks have a real shot at regulatory relief?

03/28/17

Richard Hunt of the Consumer Bankers Association on reg reform, the chances for a Durbin rollback and more.

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'Fintech charter was a whimsical notion': Comments of the week

03/17/17

American Banker readers share their views on the most pressing banking topics of the week. Comments are excerpted from reader response sections of AmericanBanker.com articles and our social media platforms.

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Does the industry have a shot at repealing Durbin?

03/14/17

Financial institutions see their best chance to repeal interchange debit fee caps, but merchants are confident they can prevent Congress from taking up the issue again.

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