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The consolidation of regulatory agencies, elimination of the national thrift charter, and new oversight council to evaluate systemic risk; Comprehensive regulation of financial markets, including increased transparency of derivatives bringing them onto exchanges ; Consumer protection reforms including a new consumer protection agency and uniform standards for "plain vanilla" products as well as strengthened investor protection; Tools for financial crisis, including a "resolution regime" complementing the existing Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation FDIC authority to allow for orderly winding down of bankrupt firms, and including a proposal that the Federal Reserve the "Fed" receive authorization from the Treasury for extensions of credit in "unusual or exigent circumstances"; Various measures aimed at increasing international standards and cooperation including proposals related to improved accounting and tightened regulation of credit rating agencies.
Barney FrankSen. Dick Durbinand Sen. Chris Doddat the White House prior to a financial regulatory reform announcement on June 17, The bills that came after Obama's proposal were largely consistent with the proposal, but contained some additional provisions and differences in implementation.
The initial version of the bill passed the House largely along party lines in December by a vote of —,  and passed the Senate with amendments in May with a vote of 59—39  again largely along party lines.
The provision was not in the House bill;  it began as an amendment to the Senate bill from Dick Durbin  and led to lobbying against it. The House passed the conference report, — on June 30, Please update this article to reflect recent events or newly available information.
President Barack Obama addresses reporters about the economy and the need for financial reform in the Diplomatic Reception Room of the White House on February 25, The Dodd—Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act is categorized into sixteen titles and, by one law firm's count, it requires that regulators create rules, conduct 67 studies, and issue 22 periodic reports.
To promote the financial stability of the United States by improving accountability and transparency in the financial system, to end "too big to fail", to protect the American taxpayer by ending bailouts, to protect consumers from abusive financial services practices, and for other purposes.
The Act's intentions are to provide rigorous standards and supervision to protect the economy and American consumers, investors and businesses; end taxpayer-funded bailouts of financial institutions; provide for an advanced warning system on the stability of the economy; create new rules on executive compensation and corporate governance; and eliminate certain loopholes that led to the economic recession.
All of the new agencies, and some existing ones that are not currently required to do so, are also compelled to report to Congress on an annual or biannual basis, to present the results of current plans and explain future goals.
Of the existing agencies, changes are proposed, ranging from new powers to the transfer of powers in an effort to enhance the regulatory system. The institutions affected by these changes include most of the regulatory agencies currently involved in monitoring the financial system Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation FDICU.
As a practical matter, prior to the passage of Dodd—Frank, investment advisers were not required to register with the SEC if the investment adviser had fewer than 15 clients during the previous 12 months and did not hold itself out generally to the public as an investment adviser.
The act eliminates that exemption, thereby rendering numerous additional investment advisers, hedge funds, and private equity firms subject to new registration requirements. Few provisions of the Act became effective when the bill was signed. Discuss March Title I — Financial Stability[ edit ] Title I, or the "Financial Stability Act of ",  outlines two new agencies tasked to monitor systemic risk and research the state of the economy and clarifies the comprehensive supervision of bank holding companies by the Federal Reserve.
These two agencies are designed to work closely together. The Council is formed of 10 voting members, 9 of whom are federal regulators and 5 non-voting supporting members, to encourage interagency collaboration and knowledge transfer.
Title I introduced the ability to impose stricter regulations on certain institutions by classifying them as SIFI's systemically important financial institutions ; according to Paul Krugmanthis has allowed institutions to reduce risk-taking so they could to avoid such classification.
At a minimum, it must meet quarterly. The Council is required to report to Congress on the state of the financial system, and may direct the Office of Financial Research to conduct research.
The Director has subpoena power and may require from any financial institution bank or non-bank any data needed to carry out the functions of the office. For example, it does not need to follow federal pay scale guidelines see aboveand it is mandated that the office have workforce development plans  that are designed to ensure that it can attract and retain technical talent, which it is required to report about Congressional committees for its first 5 years.
Before Dodd—Frank, federal laws to handle the liquidation and receivership of federally regulated banks existed for supervised banks, insured depository institutions, and securities companies by the FDIC or Securities Investor Protection Corporation SIPC.
Dodd—Frank expanded these laws to potentially handle insurance companies and non-bank financial companies, and changed these liquidation laws in certain ways.
Also, within 60 days, there shall be a report to the general public. In taking action under this title, the FDIC shall comply with various requirements: Orderly Liquidation Fund[ edit ] To the extent that the Act expanded the scope of financial firms that may be liquidated by the federal government, beyond the existing authorities of the FDIC and SIPC, there had to be an additional source of funds, independent of the FDIC's Deposit Insurance Fundused in case of a non-bank or non-security financial company's liquidation.
The severity of the assessment fees can be adjusted on an as-needed basis depending on economic conditions and other similar factors and the relative size and value of a firm is to play a role in determining the fees to be assessed.
Under certain conditions, the assessment may be extended to regulated banks and other financial institutions. The matrix shall take into account: Bankruptcy Court for the District of Delaware, the Panel is tasked with evaluating the conclusion of the Secretary of Treasury that a company is in or in danger of default.
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sec. enhanced supervision and prudential standards for nonbank financial companies supervised by the board of governors and certain bank holding companies. The Public Inspection page on barnweddingvt.com offers a preview of documents scheduled to appear in the next day's Federal Register issue.
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