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‘Absolutely devastating’ to small lenders: Lawmakers lay into CECL

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WASHINGTON — House lawmakers mounted a bipartisan attack on a new accounting standard for loan losses that community banks and credit unions fear will be
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Gap between Democrats, GOP on bank regulation wide as ever

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WASHINGTON — Nearly nine years after the passage of the Dodd-Frank Act, Republican and Democratic lawmakers still live in alternative universes when it comes to
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Wells' appeasement, U.S. Bank whistleblower suit, BBVA’s U.S. chief: Top stories of the week

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Wells Fargo creates unit to satisfy regulatory demands; U.S. Bank employee fired after blowing whistle on sales scheme, lawsuit says; what BBVA’s new U.S. CEO
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Congress should review BB&T-SunTrust deal before agencies rule: Waters

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WASHINGTON — House Financial Services Committee Chairwoman Maxine Waters, D-Calif., is calling on regulators to defer approval of the proposed merger between BB&T and SunTrust
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On climate risk, U.S. regulators at odds with global counterparts

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Should banking regulators require banks they supervise to stress test their loan and investment portfolios for any risks associated with climate change? It’s a question
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6 takeaways from the Fed’s financial stability assessment

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WASHINGTON — A Federal Reserve report released this week shows how financial markets’ desire for higher yields creates the potential for losses, although capital and
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The Fed’s Lael Brainard stands alone

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WASHINGTON — When Federal Reserve Gov. Lael Brainard voted against a proposal in April 2018 to modify a key capital measure for the largest banks,