Archives for August 2013

Simon Johnson: Getting Big Banks Out of the Commodities Business

See below from Simon Johnson. This commodities scandal will produce a series of new regulations that will probably fall on our banks as well. ICBA is on high alert. Camden R. Fine, ICBA http://economix.blogs.nytimes.com/2013/08/08/getting-big-banks-out-of-the-commodities-business/?_r=1

2013 Findings: Sageworks Bank & Credit Union Examination Survey

With the help of 165 financial institutions, Sageworks has released its exclusive “2013 Findings: Sageworks Bank & Credit Union Examination Survey.”  The 44-page report includes recommendations that these institutions received during federal exams during the past 12 months. Responses are anonymously broken down by regulatory agency, with sections related to the OCC, FDIC, Federal Reserve, and the NCUA, Read the Rest…

ICBA Statement on Nomination of Fed Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin for Deputy Treasury Secretary

Washington, D.C. (August 1, 2013)—Camden R. Fine, president and CEO of the Independent Community Bankers of America® (ICBA) today released this statement following the nomination of Federal Reserve Governor Sarah Bloom Raskin for Deputy Treasury Secretary. “ICBA congratulates Governor Raskin on her nomination for Deputy Treasury Secretary. Her broad and distinguished experience in financial services Read the Rest…

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