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What’s left on the SEC’s rulemaking table?
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 10 2014

At an open meeting on August 27, 2014, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unanimously adopted final rules substantively revising the


Credit risk retention Final Rule with focus on auto issuers
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • October 30 2014

On October 22, 2014, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Department of Housing and Urban Development, the Federal Deposit


Q&A with Tara Castillo on impact of new SEC disclosure rules on securitization market
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • September 5 2014

On August 27, the Securities and Exchange Commission expanded disclosure requirements for publicly issued asset-backed securities as mandated by the


Tara Castillo shares insight on SEC’s proposed Reg AB II rules
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • September 25 2012

In April 2010, the SEC proposed significant revisions to Regulation AB and other rules regarding the offering process, disclosure and reporting for asset-backed securities (“Reg AB II”


SEC adopts the first part of final rules relating to Regulation AB II
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • August 28 2014

On August 27, 2014, at an open meeting, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unanimously adopted final rules substantially revising the


Federal Reserve issues rulemakings to address certain mortgages practices
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • August 17 2010

Yesterday, the Federal Reserve announced the following final, interim and proposed rulemakings addressing certain lending practices that relate to mortgages, jumbo mortgages and reverse mortgages


SEC adopts first rules required by Dodd-Frank
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • January 24 2011

On Thursday January 20, 2011, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) approved a set of final rules required by the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Dodd-Frank) for asset-backed securities (ABS


Key members of the House Financial Services Committee introduce US covered bond legislation
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 19 2010

Yesterday, key members of the House Financial Services Committee, Ranking Member of the Capital Markets Subcommittee, Scott Garrett, (R-NJ), Chairman Paul Kanjorski, (D-PA) and Ranking Member Spencer Bachus (R-AL), introduced the United States Covered Bond Act, that “aims to help facilitate a robust covered bonds market in the U.S. to add liquidity and certainty to our nation's capital markets.”


Regulator files petition and plans rehabilitation for segregated account of Ambac Assurance Corp
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • March 26 2010

Yesterday, Ambac Financial Group (Ambac) announced that its principal subsidiary Ambac Assurance Corporation (AAC), has established "a segregated account for certain of AAC's liabilities, primarily policies related to credit derivatives, residential mortgage-backed securities (RMBS) and other structured finance transactions" pursuant to the direction of the Wisconsin Office of the Commissioner of Insurance (OCI


SEC proposes to overhaul regulation of asset-backed securities
  • Alston & Bird LLP
  • USA
  • April 9 2010

In an open meeting on April 7, 2010, the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) unanimously approved for public comment proposed rules that seek substantially to modify the regulatory framework in place for asset-backed securities (ABS