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Tag Archives: Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act

Dimon’s testimony..Prepared remarks | Banking insight

Jamie Dimon’s prepared remarks released tonight show the common problems of a TBTF bank in the new Basel regime. That means that the bank increased its risk exposures based on … Continue reading

June 12, 2012

Too Big to Fail – Time for a sit down, if you must! | Banking Insight

The bone of contention described yet by banks as the limits on derivatives trading has snowballed to the next stage with the Fed adopting the more stringent 10% interbank exposure … Continue reading

April 30, 2012

The ongoing fight over 18 holes for Volcker and the future of banking in the US| Banking Insight

With Gini Rometty a certified hacker at the Augusta Open yet unable to play, making it a first for a female and a Corporate Honcho to appear at US’ most … Continue reading

April 7, 2012 · 2 Comments

JOBS Act “goes live” | Deal Insight

With the paucity of time and the concise video analysis leads available from the Networks, this writer has become a lazy beast of burden. Or so it feels as the … Continue reading

April 5, 2012

Citi fighting for International (Home) Equity and Fair treatment in Stress Tests | Banking Insight

The Sorkin  papers reveal that Citi has managed to get a notice of retraction from the Fed clarifying that the Loss suffered  in Stress Testing for 27 quarters was limited … Continue reading

March 18, 2012

Meet the Volckers Marathon Pt IV – Welcome to Singapore

Editor’s Note: FX Swaps and Forwards are exempt from the clearing reqt in both US and Singapore. Another choice allowing  Central governments, central banks and supranational institutions such as the International … Continue reading

February 15, 2012 · 3 Comments

Meet the Volcker Rule – Volcker read the other regulators’ | Banking Insight

As of now this is where Paul Volcker has encouraged efforts by the four regulators to implement the limitations of banks to essential services in exchange for access to the … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

Meet the Volckers’ Marathon Pt. II | Banking Insight

The Volcker Rule and the corresponding additions to the law made by each of the FDIC, SEC, Fed and CFTC in line with the same since October are proposed to … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 3 Comments

Meet the Volckers’ marathon Pt. I | Banking Insight

That’s a big weekend for the economy as a whole as one tries to recover nuggets like ” Mr Paul Volcker by his own admission has said he doesn’t  understand … Continue reading

February 14, 2012 · 9 Comments