Recalibrating regulations is a key part of financial agencies’ role in promoting economic growth, the Financial Stability Oversight Council said today in its annual report.
Browsing: ABA Blueprint for Growth
On the latest episode of the ABA Newsbytes Podcast, Jeffrey Ball — president and CEO of Friendly Hills Bank, Whittier, Calif. — discussed several emerging issues in public policy — including banks’ role in financial innovation and protecting consumers, as well as the increasingly urgent need to address banking marijuana-related businesses.
ABA today applauded the passage of S. 2155, the bipartisan regulatory reform bill championed by Sen. Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and a group of moderate Democrats on the committee.
During a markup yesterday and today, the House Financial Services Committee approved several regulatory relief bills advocated by ABA as part of its Blueprint for Growth.
Numerous regulatory relief proposals long backed by ABA are included in a bipartisan deal announced today by Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo (R-Idaho).
Fifty-one state bankers associations today wrote to members of the Senate Banking Committee encouraging lawmakers to continue pursuing the goal of bipartisan regulatory reform.
The House Financial Services Committee today advanced eight ABA-backed regulatory reform bills, including several that ABA and the state bankers associations have long championed as part of ABA’s Blueprint for Growth.
In advance of the House Financial Services Committee’s plans to vote on several regulatory reform bills tomorrow and Friday, ABA today sent a memo to committee members outlining the association’s support for 10 bills on the agenda.
The federal banking agencies today issued a proposed rule that would simplify the complex Basel III regulatory capital calculations for all but the very largest banks.
Several bills pending in Congress represent “sensible regulatory changes” that will help banks of all sizes grow the economy, wrote California Bankers Association President and CEO Simone Lagomarsino in an Orange County Register op-ed today.