Banking

Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Launches RBsourceFilings

Expanded, integrated content streamlines securities research and filings, helping firms get results faster and with greater confidence (September 9, 2014) Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, a leading global provider of intelligent information for business and legal professionals, today announced the launch of RBsourceFilings, an add on to  its highly successful RBsource product. RBsourceFilings takes RBsource to […]

New Volcker Rule “QuickCharts” Tool Released as Final Rules Go Into Effect April 1st

NEW YORK – April 1, 2014 – Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, a leading global provider of intelligent information and digital solutions for legal and business professionals, today announced the release of Volcker Rule QuickCharts — a workflow tool that allows practitioners to quickly review any topic related to the Volcker Rule and see a […]

Wolters Kluwer Adds New Mobile Feature to Legal News Dailies

Wolters Kluwer Adds New Mobile Feature to Legal News Dailies “Who’s In the News” is Daily Index of Law Firms and Companies Involved in Breaking News NEW YORK – January 29, 2013 – Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, the leading global provider of intelligent solutions for legal and business professionals, today announced they have added a […]

Wolters Kluwer Law & Business Delivers Breaking News and Expert Analysis for the Legal Professional – Online and Via Mobile Apps

Daily Reporting Suite Specialty Topics include: Antitrust, Securities Regulation, Health Law, Employment Law & Intellectual Property NEW YORK – December 3, 2012 – Wolters Kluwer Law & Business, the leading global provider of intelligent solutions and expertise for legal and business professionals, today announced the release of the Wolters Kluwer Daily Reporting Suite, the Company’s […]

Agencies Issue Guidance on Federal Debt

This story appeared in Bank Digest. In light of Standard & Poor’s rating agency lowering the long-term rating of the U.S. government and federal agencies from AAA to AA+, the Federal Reserve Board, Federal Deposit Insurance Corp., Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, and National Credit Union Administration have issued guidance on how S&P’s […]

GAO Reports on Proprietary Trading Restrictions

By Serena Lynn, Editor, the CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter and Bank Digest, July 15, 2011. To restrain risk-taking and reduce the potential for federal support for banking entities, the Dodd-Frank Act prohibits banking entities from engaging in certain proprietary trading. It also restricts investments in hedge funds, which actively trade in securities and other […]

CFPB Offers Details on Large Bank Supervision Program

By Sarah Borchersen-Keto, CCH Washington News Bureau, Contributing Author, the CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter, July 13, 2011. The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau will begin ensuring that large depository institutions are complying with federal consumer financial protection laws when it launches operations on July 21. Banks with total assets over $10 billion, which account for […]

Senate Rejects Proposal to Delay Durbin Amendment

By Sarah Borchersen-Keto, CCH Washington News Bureau, Contributing Author, the CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter, June 8, 2011. The Senate rejected by  54 to 45 votes a proposal that would have delayed for one year the scheduled July 21 imposition of new Federal Reserve Board rules capping interchange fees for issuers with assets over $10 […]

Warren Responds to Blue Dog Coalition Regarding TILA/RESPA Disclosures

By J. Preston Carter, J.D., LL.M., Editor, Financial Privacy Law Guide, CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter, State Banking Law Reporter and Bank Digest; co-author, Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act—Law, Explanation and Analysis, June 8, 2011. Responding to a letter from Reps. Ben Chandler, D-Ky., and Tim Holden, D-Pa., on behalf of the […]

Bernanke Says Sluggish Economy Warrants Continued Low Interest Rates

By Sarah Borchersen-Keto, CCH Washington News Bureau, Contributing Author, the CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter, June 7, 2011. While the U.S. economy is moving in the “right direction,” it is still producing at levels well below its potential, making it necessary for low interest rates to persist, Federal Reserve Board Chairman Ben Bernanke said June […]