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Tightening the Limits on Big US Banks

On December 20 the Federal Reserve issued new proposals for tighter regulations of US financial institutions. This blog post from Harvard Law School brings the essence of the proposals. Their conclusion is that the effect will probably be small for large US banks that already have beefed up their capital, but that some of the new non-bank SIFIs may find it harder to comply with the new rules.


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