Hsu Presses Reg Harmonization, Resolution Reform, Merger-Policy Rewrite
Yellen Says White House Supports Community-Bank Exemptions
Speaking today to the ICBA, Secretary Yellen today joined the parade of policy-makers affirming the national importance of community banks.
JEC GOP Counter FRB on SVB Causality
LLPAs Set for GOP Frying Pan
The majority-staff memo for tomorrow’s Housing Subcommittee hearing makes it clear that, as anticipated, the sole topic will be FHFA’s controversial LLPAs and related GSE pricing.
Senate Banking: Tough Grilling For Failed-Bank CEOs, Growing Consensus For Clawback Bill/Tough Rules
As predicted, today’s Senate Banking hearing with the CEOs of SVB and SBNY was a feisty session in which Democrats built their case for executive clawback legislation and the failed bank executives defended management while repeatedly placing blame on what they called an “unprecedented series of events.”