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07/11/2018

Where is the Relief in the Dodd-Frank Rollbacks?

Legislators could have done so much more. Like you, I was hoping The Economic Growth, Regulatory Relief and Consumer Protection Act (the Act) would provide more regulatory relief for the nation’s smallest community banks. There’s still cause for celebration, however. The Act has provisions related to capital requirements, financial reporting, and the Volcker Rule that…

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06/18/2018

The M&A Market: What to expect in 2018 and into 2019

Overall, mergers and acquisitions in the finance world have been steady in recent years. What should banks be doing to prepare if they want to be acquired? What should they be doing if they want to acquire another bank? Let’s look a little closer at this issue. Since 2014 we have seen a return to…

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06/17/2014

Deciphering the 3TG in Dodd Frank & Understanding Supply Chain Compliance

The Dodd-Frank Act put Consumer Protection into the headlines with the creation of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, triggering a large restructuring of consumer financial laws and regulations. However, not all parts of Dodd Frank deal with the marketing practices of financial services companies. Dodd-Frank is the shortened name of the “Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform…

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