Log in or Register for enhanced features | Forgotten Password?
White Papers | Suppliers | Events | Report Store | Companies | Dining Club | Videos

Policies & Regulatory Compliance
Return to: BBR Home | Policies & Regulatory Compliance | News
Search Refinements

Policies & Regulatory Compliance News

View news from other Banking sectors:
31-45 of 377 results
US Fed approves $3.7bn merger between Hudson City and M&T Bank
By BBR Staff Writer
The Federal Reserve Board in the US has approved the $3.7bn merger of Hudson City Bancorp and M&T Bank.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Liberty Bank and Naugatuck Valley Financial receive approval for merger
By BBR Staff Writer
Liberty Bank and Naugatuck Valley Financial Corporation have secured approval from the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) for the merger of latter's bank subsidiary Naugatuck Valley Savings and Loan into Liberty Bank.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Citigroup affiliates to pay $180m to settle hedge fund fraud charges
The Securities and Exchange Commission has announced that two Citigroup affiliates have agreed to pay nearly $180m to settle charges that they defrauded investors in two hedge funds by claiming they were safe, low-risk, and suitable for traditional bond investors
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Bank of England likely to introduce stricter stress tests for UK financial sector
By BBR Staff Writer
The Bank of England (BoE) might implement stress tests of different severity to test the effectiveness of financial systems during changing financial situations.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
New Federal Reserve rules require key US banks to hold additional capital
By BBR Staff Writer
The Federal Reserve System has approved a new rule which requires eight key banks in the US to hold additional capital buffers in a bid to avoid a major financial collapse.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Russian central bank announces new liquidity rules
By BBR Staff Writer
The central bank of Russia has announced plan of injecting new capital and implementing liquidity rules in view of the Basel III regulatory framework.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Smaller UK banks to be hit hard by 8% bank surcharge: Experts
Though UK’s banks got a reprieve with Chancellor George Osborne promising to gradually reduce the bank levy rate over the next six years from 0.21% to 0.1% in the latest budget, the sector has been saddled with a new 8% surcharge on profits from the start of next year.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Commission approves amended restructuring plan of Austrian bank
The European Commission has found the amended restructuring plan of Österreichische Volksbanken (ÖVAG) and the Volksbanken-Verbund to be in line with EU state aid rules.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
EU finance ministers approve draft regulation to strengthen big banks
By BBR Staff Writer
Finance ministers of the European Union (EU) have approved a draft law to control trading risks for banks in case of a financial crisis similar to the one in 2008.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Agencies finalize revisions to capital rules
The Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today finalized revisions to the regulatory capital rules adopted in July 2013.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
Bank regulatory requirements are forcing institutions to rethink organizational structures, EY's survey
In the US, new and complex regulatory requirements are shaking up the financial regulatory landscape. EY's 2015 Federal Reserve regulatory reporting survey, Regulation now: the new standard and how firms are adapting, reports on the current regulatory reporting practices at 25 of the leading financial institutions.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
European Commission extends transitional period for capital requirements for banks' exposures to CCPs
The European Commission has adopted an implementing act that will extend the transitional period for capital requirements for EU banking groups’ exposures to central counterparties (CCPs) under the Capital Requirements Regulation (CRR).
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
EBA outlines upcoming initiatives for regulation of retail payments
The European Banking Authority (EBA) is getting ready to develop requirements that will harmonize regulatory and supervisory practices to ensure secure, easy and efficient payment services across the EU.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
EBA calls for non-reusable passwords to make online shopping safer in EU
By BBR Staff Writer
The European Banking Authority (EBA) has instructed banks to provide customers with options to create one-time passwords starting from August.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
US Senate banking bill proposes easing of restrictions for smaller banks
By BBR Staff Writer
The US Senate is considering easing mortgage rules for the financial industry besides increasing the congressional scrutiny of Federal Reserve in a regulation relief bill.
Policies & Regulatory Compliance > News
31-45 of 377 results