Tag Archives: Senate Banking Committee

Senators Announce Bipartisan Deal to Ease Banking Regulations

On November 13, 2017, Senate Banking Committee Chairman Mike Crapo, along with several Democratic senators, announced an agreement on bipartisan financial reform legislation. The proposed legislation aims to lower the number of banks considered “systemically important” and thus subject to enhanced bank supervision rules.  The legislation also contains provisions aimed at easing the regulatory burdens … Continue Reading

Former Senate Banking Chief Counsel Discusses Next Round of Financial Reform

In Perspectives, the editorial staff of financialregulatoryreport.com discusses pressing issues of the day with industry experts on a broad range of topics. FR Report:  In this edition of Perspectives, we sat down with Mark Oesterle, former Chief Counsel to the U.S. Senate Banking Committee, and recent addition to the Reed Smith Financial Regulatory team.  Mark, … Continue Reading