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European Commission extends bank support measures in Spain and Portugal
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • European Union, Portugal, Spain
  • July 24 2010

Earlier today, the European Commission announced the extension of its authorization of the Portuguese bank guarantee and bank recapitalization measures, as well as the Spanish recapitalization measures, until December 31, 2010


House Financial Services Committee passes investment adviser registration bill and rating agency oversight bill
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 28 2009

On Tuesday, the House Financial Services Committee held a markup session addressing amendments to two bills: Private Fund Investment Advisers Registration Act of 2009, (to be reported as HR 3818); and The Accountability and Transparency in Rating Agencies Act, (to be reported as HR 3890


Bay Cities Bank assumes all of the deposits of Progress Bank of Florida
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2010

On Friday, the Florida Office of Financial Regulation closed Progress Bank of Florida, headquartered in Tampa, Florida, and appointed the FDIC as receiver


Ameris Bank assumes all of the deposits of First Bank of Jacksonville
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2010

On Friday, the Florida Office of Financial Regulation closed First Bank of Jacksonville, headquartered in Jacksonville, Florida, and appointed the FDIC as receiver


Morris Bank assumes all of the deposits of The Gordon Bank
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 25 2010

On Friday, the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance closed The Gordon Bank, headquartered in Gordon, Georgia, and appointed the FDIC as receiver


European Parliament adopts resolution regarding derivatives regulation
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • European Union
  • June 15 2010

Earlier today, the European Parliament adopted a resolution addressing issues related to the regulation of the derivatives market


IMF issues biannual Global Financial Stability Report
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • Global
  • October 1 2010

On Wednesday, the IMF released chapters 2 and 3 of their biannual Global Financial Stability Report, which the IMF referred to as the "analytical chapters."


House Subcommittee holds hearing on foreclosure prevention efforts
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • February 27 2010

On Thursday, the House Oversight Subcommittee on Domestic Policy held a hearing entitled "Foreclosures Continue: What Needs to Change in the Administration's Response?" to discuss the Administration's response to the ongoing foreclosure crisis


Dexia and European regulators agree on restructuring deal
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • European Union
  • February 10 2010

Last Friday, financial services group Dexia SA announced that it had reached an agreement with the European Commission relating to its restructuring plan


House Financial Services Committee holds hearing on FY09 FHA Actuarial Report
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • December 3 2009

Yesterday, the House Financial Services Committee held a hearing to discuss the the FY09 Federal Housing Administration Actuarial Report