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living wills

Barbara Rehm has a thoughtful piece in today’s American Banker on the requirement under the Dodd-Frank Act that systemically significant financial institutions be required to prepare their own “living wills.” These large institutions are required to prepare plans for how…

the new financial regulators

The Dodd-Frank Act has placed unprecedented responsibilities on the financial regulators to ensure financial stability and bank safety and to promote consumer protection. Many commentators have been skeptical of the reforms contained in the Act for this reason: after all,…