Living wills

Banks push for greater relief on foreign bank regs, living wills

07/07/19

The industry is urging federal regulators to go further in streamlining oversight of foreign banks and resolution-planning requirements. Critics warn that the proposals could weaken post-crisis safeguards.

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FDIC to consolidate supervision and resolution activities for large banks

06/27/19

The FDIC's new complex institution supervision and resolution division will be operational July 21.

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House Dems: Fed should 'enact protections' instead of deregulating

05/15/19

Over a dozen progressive lawmakers urged the central bank to reverse its course and protect bank regulations enacted after the financial crisis.

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Reg relief on living wills is a 'negative' for megabanks, Fitch says

05/06/19

Fitch Ratings issued a negative warning for global banks after federal regulators proposed some relief from resolution plan requirements.

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The Fed’s Lael Brainard stands alone

05/05/19

As the central bank board proceeds with reforms easing the post-crisis regulatory regime, the Obama-appointed governor has not shied from opposing the agency’s course.

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FDIC board backs reg relief proposals for foreign banks, living wills

04/16/19

Following the Federal Reserve Board, the FDIC signed off on proposed measures to ease resolution planning requirements and tailor supervisory standards for foreign banking companies operating in the U.S.

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Will reg relief plan bring back failure-related risks?

04/15/19

Despite consensus that regulators should ease so-called “living will” requirements by some degree, critics charge that a proposal by the Fed and FDIC could undo gains in making large banks easier to resolve.

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SEC chief warns on leveraged loans; Wells’ woes continue

04/09/19

Clayton is the latest to raise concerns about bank loans to highly indebted companies; Wells Fargo’s performance took a hit with its reputation.

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Fed opens reg relief tent to foreign banks

04/08/19

The Federal Reserve Board unveiled a host of proposed changes to tailor U.S. supervision of foreign firms, as well as a proposal easing “living will” requirements for both domestic and overseas banks.

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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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