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Channel NewsAsia
US ability to police 'shadow banking' under threat: senatorTreasury Secretary Jack Lew about possible threats to the council's regulatory
US ability to police 'shadow banking' under threat: senator
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 4 days ago
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about possible threats to the council's regulatory reach in the area. Lew is the chair of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, which is made up of the chiefs of the country's financial regulatory agencies and was... Read more
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Reuters
U.S. ability to police 'shadow banking' under threat: senatorTreasury Secretary Jack Lew about possible threats to the council's regulatory
U.S. ability to police 'shadow banking' under threat: senator
Reuters / Posted 4 days ago
Treasury Secretary Jack Lew about possible threats to the council's regulatory reach in the area. Lew is the chair of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, which is made up of the chiefs of the country's financial regulatory agencies and was... Read more
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Business Insurance
Federal Reserve to release insurer capital standards soonimportant financial institutions. Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and
Federal Reserve to release insurer capital standards soon
Business Insurance / Posted 7 days ago
important financial institutions. Under the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act of 2010, the federal Financial Stability Oversight Council can designate certain non-bank financial institutions as systemically important and... Read more
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The Economic Times
Rules for 'too big to fail' insurance firms coming soon-Fed officialjudge struck down the U.S. government's determination that it is "too big to fa
Rules for 'too big to fail' insurance firms coming soon-Fed official
The Economic Times / Posted 7 days ago
judge struck down the U.S. government's determination that it is "too big to fail." MetLife had argued in court that the Financial Stability Oversight Council, made up of the heads of the country's financial regulatory agencies, used a secretive... Read more
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The Hill
Why the Fed still needs fixingfinancial institutions that threaten the entire economy. This new responsibilit
Why the Fed still needs fixing
The Hill / Posted 8 days ago
financial institutions that threaten the entire economy. This new responsibility was shared, however, with an unwieldy new Financial Stability Oversight Council and its 10 voting members. The new responsibility for consumer protection is in some... Read more
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Reuters
Fed Board expands financial stability wingaccording to the statement. It will conduct research and monitor banks and mark
Fed Board expands financial stability wing
Reuters / Posted 16 days ago
according to the statement. It will conduct research and monitor banks and markets. The Federal Reserve is part of the Financial Stability Oversight Council, a collection of U.S. regulatory agencies created by the 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street... Read more
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Business Insurance
AIG unit gets reinsurance for pre-2009 mortgage policies—to enhance shareholder value and end AIG's designation as a systemically impor
AIG unit gets reinsurance for pre-2009 mortgage policies
Business Insurance / Posted 17 days ago
—to enhance shareholder value and end AIG's designation as a systemically important financial institution by the federal Financial Stability Oversight Council. This is not the first time that AIG has entered into a reinsurance agreement with... Read more
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Business Insurance
AIG unit gets reinsurance for pre-2009 mortgage policies—to enhance shareholder value and end AIG’s designation as a systemically impor
AIG unit gets reinsurance for pre-2009 mortgage policies
Business Insurance / Posted 17 days ago
—to enhance shareholder value and end AIG’s designation as a systemically important financial institution by the federal Financial Stability Oversight Council. This is not the first time that AIG has entered into a reinsurance agreement with... Read more
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The Washington Times
ERIC GROVER: Reining in regulatory absolutism“abusively threatened.” A ratings downgrade was “predetermined before the exami
ERIC GROVER: Reining in regulatory absolutism
The Washington Times / Posted 18 days ago
“abusively threatened.” A ratings downgrade was “predetermined before the examination began.” Dodd-Frank established the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC), with what until March had seemed plenary authority to dub any financial... Read more
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TheStreet.com
MetLife eyes hedge fund cuts after poor quartertough capital and liquidity rules. However, MetLife strongly disagreed with th
MetLife eyes hedge fund cuts after poor quarter
TheStreet.com / Posted 22 days ago
tough capital and liquidity rules. However, MetLife strongly disagreed with the designation, which was made by the Financial Stability Oversight Council, a panel of regulators charged with identifying future threats to the economy. It... Read more
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Business Insurance
CEO: AIG 'on track' despite $183 million 1Q loss— to enhance value and remove the “systemically important financial institution
CEO: AIG 'on track' despite $183 million 1Q loss
Business Insurance / Posted 24 days ago
— to enhance value and remove the “systemically important financial institution” designation imposed on AIG by the federal Financial Stability Oversight Council. The SIFI designation subjects financial institutions to increased reporting... Read more
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The Washington Times
HAL SCOTT: When Treasury intrudes in court decisionsJacob Lew has aggressively criticized U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary Collye
HAL SCOTT: When Treasury intrudes in court decisions
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
Jacob Lew has aggressively criticized U.S. District Court Judge Rosemary Collyer’s legal decision to invalidate the Financial Stability Oversight Council’s designation of MetLife as a systemically important financial institution (SIFI). Mr.... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Did President Obama save the world from a Great Depression? Probably not.change would occur. But Dodd-Frank has arguably worsened the “too-big-to-fail”
Did President Obama save the world from a Great Depression? Probably not.
Acton Commentary / Posted 27 days ago
change would occur. But Dodd-Frank has arguably worsened the “too-big-to-fail” problem. It created, for instance, the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) Led by the Treasury Secretary, the FSOC, as stated on its website, “brings... Read more
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The Hill
Returning the power of the purse to Congressall of this is done by unelected In response, on April 14, the House of Repres
Returning the power of the purse to Congress
The Hill / Posted a month ago
all of this is done by unelected In response, on April 14, the House of Representatives passed my legislation: the Financial Stability Oversight Council Reform Act. This bill would increase oversight, transparency and accountability by... Read more
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Market Watch
Mortgage REITs are enjoying a renaissancecurrent economy. A few years ago, the strategy of borrowing in the overnight m
Mortgage REITs are enjoying a renaissance
Market Watch / Posted a month ago
current economy. A few years ago, the strategy of borrowing in the overnight markets caught the eye of regulators like the Financial Stability Oversight Council and the International Monetary Fund. The FSOC, which was created in the wake of the... Read more
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TheStreet.com
How the GE juggernaut is shrugging off a wicked oil-market slumpimposed by regulators attempting to prevent a recurrence of the financial crisi
How the GE juggernaut is shrugging off a wicked oil-market slump
TheStreet.com / Posted 1 months ago
imposed by regulators attempting to prevent a recurrence of the financial crisis. The label, which GE formally asked the Financial Stability Oversight Council to remove in late March, subjects businesses large enough to threaten the economy if... Read more
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TheStreet.com
Streamlined GE beats estimates amid growth in aviation, healthcareimposed by regulators attempting to prevent a recurrence of the financial crisi
Streamlined GE beats estimates amid growth in aviation, healthcare
TheStreet.com / Posted 1 months ago
imposed by regulators attempting to prevent a recurrence of the financial crisis. The label, which GE formally asked the Financial Stability Oversight Council to remove in late March, subjects businesses large enough to threaten the economy if... Read more
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