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The American Bankers Association yesterday wrote to the Federal Reserve, FDIC and OCC in support of an interim final rule the agencies issued recently implementing an ABA-advocated provision of S. 2155 that expands the pool of what counts as high-quality liquid assets under the Liquidity Coverage Ratio.


In comments filed with the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board this week, ABA welcomed the MSRB’s acknowledgement of ABA concerns about its Rule G-34(a) amendment and reiterated the need for specific regulatory language.


ABA today commented on the Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board’s Rule 34-G proposal to require muni dealers to obtain CUSIP numbers for new issue securities sold in private placement transactions.

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