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Banking Information & Regulation


Frequently Asked Questions
Implementation of Regulation YY Enhanced Prudential Standards for Foreign Banking Organizations (Released June 26, 2014)
Stress Tests and Capital Planning
The Comprehensive Capital Analysis and Review (CCAR) and Dodd-Frank Act (DFA) stress tests are regulatory tools the Federal Reserve uses to ensure that financial institutions have robust capital planning processes and adequate capital.
Basel Coordination Committee (BCC) Bulletins
BCC Bulletins provide examination guidance relating to the implementation of the advanced approaches risk-based capital rule. View All >>

Most Recent Bulletin:
BCC 14-3
Guidance on Selection of Reference Data Periods and Approaches to Data Deficiencies When Quantifying Retail and Wholesale Risk Parameters (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions about the Volcker Rule
Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Updated November 13, 2014)
Community Banking Connections Leaving the Board
Quarterly publication and website

Recent Supervision and Regulation and Consumer Affairs LettersRSS Feed

SR 14-9 Incorporation of Federal Reserve Policies into the Savings and Loan Holding Company Supervision Program
SR 14-8 Consolidated Recovery Planning for Certain Large Domestic Bank Holding Companies
SR 14-7 Loan Coverage Requirements for Safety and Soundness Examinations of Community State Member Banks
SR 14-6 Addendum to the Interagency Policy Statement on Income Tax Allocation in a Holding Company Structure
SR 14-5 / CA 14-4 Interagency Guidance on Home Equity Lines of Credit Nearing Their End-of-Draw Periods
Supervision and Regulation (SR) Letters | Consumer Affairs (CA) Letters

Recent Enforcement Actions

November 13 Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with PointBank and termination of enforcement actions with Fox River Valley Bancorp, Inc., and Monarch Community Bancorp, Inc.
October 28 Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement actions with Centennial Bank and Bank of Texas
October 23 Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with BOV Holding Company
October 9 Federal Reserve Board issues termination of enforcement action with First American International Corporation
October 7 Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with Fayette County Bank and termination of enforcement actions with First Security Group and South Group Bancshares
Last update: June 30, 2014