Bank Failures Down in 2013February 26, 2013Three banks have been shuttered so far in 2013, compared with 11 over the same time period last year.
U.S. Regulators Give Banks Time to Spin Off Swap TradingJanuary 03, 2013Banks could have up to three
extra years to comply with a new U.S. rule requiring firms that
receive federal deposit insurance to spin off some of their
swaps trading into separate arms, U.S. regulators said on
Sheila Bair's 4 Types of Dysfunctional RegulatorsOctober 26, 2012Sheila Bair, former FDIC chair and current industry critic, thinks that regulators are partly to blame not only for the financial crisis and the banking industry's continuing lousy reputation, but she also has plenty of criticism for bankers and politician
FDIC Updates Stress Test Proposal January 17, 2012As part of its compliance with provisions of the Dodd-Frank regulation, the FDIC board is proposing stress testing for large banks, and says affected banks would benefit from "improved internal assessments of capital adequacy."