Banking

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 […]

Geithner Urges Financial Community to Back Strong Regulators

By Sarah Borchersen-Keto, CCH Washington News Bureau, Contributing Author, the CCH Federal Banking Law Reporter, June 6, 2011. Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner warned the financial community that it is in their own best interest to ensure that strong, well-resourced regulators emerge from the overhaul of financial regulation. Speaking June 6, 2011, to the International Monetary […]

Banking and Finance Update – May 2011

From the editors of CCH’s Banking and Finance publications, this update describes significant developments covered in our products in recent reports, as well as product enhancements Past issues of the Banking and Finance Update can be viewed on the Banking and Finance Web page at: http://business.cch.com/updates/bankingFinance. If you have questions or comments concerning the information […]

Banking and Finance Update – April 2011

From the editors of CCH’s Banking and Finance publications, this update describes significant developments covered in our products in recent reports, as well as product enhancements Past issues of the Banking and Finance Update can be viewed on the Banking and Finance Web page at: http://business.cch.com/updates/bankingFinance. If you have questions or comments concerning the information […]

Banking and Finance Update – March 2011

From the editors of CCH’s Banking and Finance publications, this update describes significant developments covered in our products in recent reports, as well as product enhancements Past issues of the Banking and Finance Update can be viewed on the Banking and Finance Web page at: http://business.cch.com/updates/bankingFinance. If you have questions or comments concerning the information […]

Banking and Finance Update – February 2011

From the editors of CCH’s Banking and Finance publications, this update describes significant developments covered in our products in recent reports, as well as product enhancements This month’s Hot Topic discusses credit reporting. Past issues of the Banking and Finance Update can be viewed on the Banking and Finance Web page at: http://business.cch.com/updates/bankingFinance. If you […]

Banking and Finance Update – January 2011

From the editors of CCH’s Banking and Finance publications, this update describes significant developments covered in our products in recent reports, as well as product enhancements This month’s Hot Topic discusses deposit insurance. Past issues of the Banking and Finance Update can be viewed on the Banking and Finance Web page at: http://business.cch.com/updates/bankingFinance. If you […]