07/19/2010 01:00 p.m. - 02:00 p.m. EDT
Banking + Financial Services, Capital Markets, and Financial Institutions + Financial Services
Anna T. Pinedo and Oliver I. Ireland
In commenting on the financial crisis, policymakers have speculated that involvement by regulated institutions in speculative, "non-banking" activities exposed these institutions to greater risk and that these risks endangered the overall stability of the financial system. Some even urged a return to the days of Glass-Steagall type separation of activities. Volcker proposed prohibitions on the activities of insured depository institutions and their affiliates. Through the legislative process, elements of the Volcker Rule have been incorporated into the final regulatory reform measures. Speakers will discuss changes to Section 23A of the Federal Reserve Act affecting transactions between affiliated entities.
The panelists will also discuss:
PLI will provide CLE credit.
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