page contents

Tag Archives: Volcker

Volcker 2.0 unites banks and their critics in opposition

WASHINGTON — The industry has eagerly awaited revisions to the Volcker Rule, but so far regulators’ proposal to simplify the compliance process is getting panned both by critics of the proprietary trading ban and by its most ardent supporters. Bankers and industry representatives argue in comments letters that a set of changes unveiled in May by five federal agencies may ...

Read More »

Fed unveils proposal to soften Volcker rule

The Federal Reserve unveiled its plan Wednesday to soften regulations within the Volcker rule, which imposes limits on large banks in proprietary investment activities. Back in 2013, as part of the Dodd-Frank Act, regulators including the Federal Reserve and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. approved of the final rule after years of delib… Investments

Read More »

Exclusive: U.S. regulators examine Wall Street's Volcker rule wish list – sources

WASHINGTON (Reuters) – U.S. regulators are considering changes to the “Volcker rule” Wall Street has sought for years that would make it easier and cheaper for banks to comply and allow them more leeway in trading and investing, according to several regulatory and industry sources. Part of the Dodd-Frank reform law passed after the 2007-2009 financial crisis, the Volcker rule ...

Read More »

By continuing to use the site, you agree to the use of cookies. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close