International banking

Ex-Im Bank finally has quorum to back big loans

05/08/19

The Senate has confirmed a new president and two board members, giving the U.S. Export-Import Bank the ability to approve loan guarantees of more than $10 million for the first time since 2015.

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Fed to weigh changes to resolution plans, foreign bank requirements

04/01/19

The central bank will hold an open meeting April 8 to consider revisions to "living will" standards and the tailoring of rules for overseas banks.

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Can T-Mobile connect customers with mobile money accounts?

01/02/19

A partnership between the mobile carrier and BankMobile could help stripped-down banking and deposit transfer services find a footing among U.S. customers.

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Fintechs look to fill void in private student lending left by banks

12/06/18

Many banks remain wary of student loans given the government's dominance in the market, but some fintechs see untapped potential.

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Despite isolationist mood, U.S. isn't going it alone on banking rules

12/04/18

Having the Federal Reserve Board’s bank supervision chief at the helm the Financial Stability Board cements U.S. leadership on cross-border regulation.

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U.S. will convene forum with Mexico and Canada on regulatory issues

11/30/18

The Treasury Department announced the initiative just as the leaders of the three countries signed a multilateral trade pact to replace the North American Free Trade Agreement.

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JPMorgan CEO Dimon drops out of Saudi investment conference

10/14/18

Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin is facing calls to skip the conference as well.

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An open-borders approach to banking

10/05/18

There’s an opportunity for global banks willing to break down the internal silos that stifle good ideas.

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Regulators extend comment period for Volcker Rule changes

09/04/18

The agencies had proposed revisions designed to make compliance less complex, but banks have expressed concern that the plan could have the opposite effect.

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JPMorgan funds fintech effort for India's poorest

08/09/18

The bank's $7 million over four years toward the initiative is its largest overseas philanthropic commitment.

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