SIFIs

Dimon, other CEOs would testify each year under Democratic bill

05/15/19

Draft legislation to make annual testimony mandatory for the chiefs of the largest banks was added to the agenda of a House Financial Services Committee hearing set for Thursday.

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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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Is Dodd-Frank council evolving, or throwing in the towel?

05/09/19

The Financial Stability Oversight Council is shifting away from designating specific nonbanks and moving toward identifying activities that threaten the whole system. But some say that approach just weakens the council.

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Big-bank CEOs head to the lion's den

04/08/19

The congressional hearing will be ripe with opportunities for lawmakers to raise flags on issues of diversity, deregulation and social policy.

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Senate bill would add another step to FSOC designation process

03/14/19

A bipartisan group of senators is proposing legislation to require the Financial Stability Oversight Council to weigh alternatives before putting a large, complex nonbank under Federal Reserve supervision.

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Dodd-Frank oversight council wants to make it harder to designate nonbanks

03/06/19

The revisions would emphasize activities-based regulation over labeling individual firms as systemically risky.

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Fed curbs stress test requirement for most large banks

03/06/19

The central bank is limiting the use of its qualitative objection in this year’s stress tests, the agency announced Wednesday.

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Is Dodd-Frank oversight council still relevant?

03/05/19

The interagency panel formed to head off approaching systemic risks must figure out its next move after having undone designations of nonbank firms.

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With SIFI threshold lifted, New York Community accelerates growth

01/30/19

Assets increased 6% in 2018 to nearly $52 billion as loan originations surged and the company redeployed $2 billion of cash into higher-yielding securities.

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Warren asks big banks for details on their shutdown response

01/16/19

Sen. Elizabeth Warren questioned the five largest U.S. retail banks in a letter on what they are doing to reduce the impact of the government shutdown on customers.

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