TITLE

REGULATORY ROUNDUP

PUB. DATE
October 2009
SOURCE
American Banker;10/8/2009, Vol. 174 Issue 186, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article presents several news briefs related to banking and finance regulation in the U.S. The Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. has proposed that all member banks be required to pay in advance premiums due for the next three years. The Treasury Department announced that BlackRock Inc. and Wellington Management Co. LLP are among firms that have signed up for a program aimed at promoting the sale of impaired bank assets.
ACCESSION #
44619044

 

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