Regulation

  • Article | Regulation
  • March 11th, 2011

Will National Banks Lose the Protection of Federal Preemption?

If you are the director of a nationally chartered bank or thrift, there's a date coming up real fast that you must pay attention to.

  • Article | Regulation
  • February 18th, 2011

Top lobbyist to bankers: When the economy improves, the beatings will stop

Speaking to a crowd of hundreds of bankers at Bank Director's Acquire or Be Acquired Conference in Scottsdale, Arizona two weeks ago, Bartlett said politicians have been criticizing the financial industry because the economy is hurting.

  • Article | Regulation
  • February 16th, 2011

Small business loan fund seems like a 'no-brainer' for bankers

  • Article | Regulation
  • February 4th, 2011

Banking regulation: what's in the works and how to respond

John Dugan, the former Comptroller of the Currency, shares his view on banking regulation, what's in the works and how to respond

  • Article | Regulation
  • January 13th, 2011

Can Frank Keating Tame Dodd-Frank?

The American Bankers Association is licking its wounds after losing a major legislative battle last year in the form of the Dodd-Frank Act. So what can Frank Keating, the new president & CEO, do about it?

  • Article | Regulation
  • November 5th, 2010

Navigating the Sea of Financial Reform

Susan O'Donnell, managing director with Pearl Meyer & Partners outlines what she believes are the top three issues concerning directors, and what separates the winning banks from the losing ones over the next five years.