TITLE

House Commerce panel offers banking reform Olive Branch

AUTHOR(S)
Anason, Dean
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
American Banker;2/5/1998, Vol. 163 Issue 24, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
States that House Commerce Committe has offered pro-bank provisions to its bill, which would allow banks to engage in additional securities activities, restrictions on fee income will be lifted and thrift charter will be restored. Indication that Commerce will allow the underwriting of municipal revenue bonds by banks; What other agreements Commerce permitted; Details on the elimination of thrift charters.
ACCESSION #
215519

 

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