Late yesterday, the U.S. House of Representatives, voting almost entirely along party lines, passed H.R. 10, the "Financial CHOICE Act of 2017" (the
The FCA has published a consultation paper on persistent credit card debtand earlier intervention remedies (CP1710). In CP1710, the FCA sets out
On February 1, 2017, the Autorité des Marchés Financiers (AMF), Quebec’s financial markets regulator, published proposed amendments to the
Last Tuesday, February 7, the House Financial Services Committee held a meeting to approve its Authorization and Oversight Plan (Plan) for the 115th
While August has seen little activity of note by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau ("CFPB"), September promises to be a good month for CFPB watchers.
The SEC has adopted new rules amending the eligibility criteria for Form S-3 to replace credit ratings criteria as a measure of eligibility with four new tests.
On 31 December 2010, a directive amending the Prospectus Directive (200371EC) and making consequential changes to the Transparency Directive (2004109EC) came into force (the "Amending Directive").
On 19 January 2011, the European Commission published a proposal for a Directive (the "Omnibus II Directive") to effect changes in the areas of insurance and securities regulation.
On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed into law the comprehensive US financial regulatory reform bill referred to as the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Dodd-Frank Act").
The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the "Act") was signed into law on July 21, 2010.