Fed chair rebuffs Republican lawmaker; dodges question on delaying VM rule
Language neutering swaps push-out was the work of political staff and banks
Bill seeks to give banks until 2019 to dispose of CLO assets
Barney Frank "not embarrassed" to be cause of increased compliance bill
A bad-tempered congressional committee hearing sees US regulators quizzed over Volcker rule costs
HR 992 passes by 53 votes to six, despite protests by leading Democratic member on House Financial Services Committee
Dodd-Frank: a tough nut to crack
The voice of reason?
Congressman supports elements of a bill to clarify CFTC mandate on swap trading venues - but insists it should not weaken competition
Expert predictions of delayed start date proven correct
Risk awards 2012
Despite positive vote by House subcommittee, lawyers say a bill repealing section 716 of Dodd-Frank will not pass
Follow the leader?
More than half of respondents expect regulators to back down over extraterritoriality application of margin rules
The extraterritorial application of US uncleared margin proposals will make it tough for US banks to compete with their foreign counterparts unless the proposals are copied by regulators elsewhere
Congressman Darrell Issa attacks margin rules that threaten to isolate US banks. Foreign regulators say they have no plans to copy the proposals
US banks will be shut out of the market for uncleared derivatives, says JP Morgan's chief risk officer
Vote is unlikely to delay reform implementation
In on the Act
Consistency is key
Federal Reserve governor Daniel Tarullo stresses importance of central counterparties, close scrutiny of market participants
Democrats and Republicans spar in the first meeting of the two-week process.
US financial reform edges closer as legislators prepare for the reconcilation of the House and Seante bills