Topic: Volcker Rule

What will Biden’s presidency mean for banking regulation?

Joe Biden has defeated Donald Trump to become the United States’ next president – triggering an overhaul of the federal government and its regulatory agencies. What can banking regulation practitioners around the world expect from the new administration?

19 November 2020

Volcker Rule changes “chipping away” at protections, US regulators warned

US federal regulators have finalised a long-planned change to the Volcker rule on covered funds, as Democratic minority members of their boards warn the changes risk undermining the rule’s purpose.

01 July 2020

US regulators issue notice of Volcker rule overhaul

The five US financial regulatory agencies responsible for the administration of the Volcker Rule have issued a notice of proposed rulemaking, as they move closer to altering restrictions on private fund investments by banks.

06 March 2020

Volcker 3.0: The Agencies Propose Relief for Securitizations and Foreign Funds and New Exemptions from the Volcker Rule’s Covered Fund Restrictions

On January 30, 2020, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit…

05 February 2020

Agencies Publish Proposed Volcker 2.0 for Fund Activities

Earlier today, the Federal Reserve Board (“Fed”), the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, the U.S…

30 January 2020

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