USA - August 13 2010 Today, the Obama administration issued a press release announcing new details regarding a conference to be held on August 17, 2010, to discuss comprehensive housing finance reform.
USA - February 12 2010 Yesterday, the Congressional Oversight Panel (COP) released its February oversight report, "Commercial Real Estate Losses and the Risks to Financial Stability."
Iceland - December 19 2009 Yesterday, Iceland’s Ministry of Finance and the Resolution Committee of Landsbanki Íslands hf issued a joint press release regarding a final settlement following the division of Landsbanki Íslands, one of the largest banks in Iceland.
Global - July 27 2010 Yesterday, the Governors and Heads of Supervision, the oversight body of the Basel Committee on Bank Supervision, announced that it had reached a broad consensus on the overall design of the capital and liquidity reform package.
USA - May 16 2010 On Friday, the Illinois Department of Financial Professional Regulation - Division of Banking closed Midwest Bank and Trust Company, headquartered in Elmwood Park, Illinois, and appointed the FDIC as receiver.