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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 14-1
Supervisory Guidance for Data, Modeling, and Model Risk Management Under the Operational Risk Advanced Measurement Approaches (PDF)

Frequently Asked Questions about the Volcker Rule
Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Released June 10, 2014)
Community Banking Connections Leaving the Board
Quarterly publication and website

Recent Supervision and Regulation and Consumer Affairs Letters

SR 14-7 Loan Coverage Requirements for Safety and Soundness Examinations of Community 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
CA 14-5 Interagency Guidance Regarding Unfair or Deceptive Credit Practices
CA 14-3 Interagency Statement on Increased Maximum Flood Insurance Coverage for Other Residential Buildings
Supervision and Regulation (SR) Letters | Consumer Affairs (CA) Letters

Recent Enforcement Actions

August 28 Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with Delmar Bancorp
August 26 Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement actions with Riverview Bancorp and Trans Pacific Bancorp
August 7 Federal Reserve Board announces termination of enforcement action with Stark Bank Group and First American Bank
August 5 Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with Ackley State Bank and terminations of enforcement actions with Anchor Bancorp Wisconsin, Community Financial Shares, and SWNB Bancorp
July 31 Federal Reserve Board issues enforcement action with Premier Bank and termination of enforcement action with Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc.
Enforcement Actions
Last update: June 30, 2014