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Nov 29, 2016, 13:57 ET Committee Releases Statement On The Regulatory Reform Process

Even without legislative change, U.S. agencies can make meaningful reforms to the rules that govern the U.S. financial system. However, to do so...


Sep 15, 2016, 13:30 ET Committee Releases Report On Enhancing The Transparency Of The Fed's Stress Tests

The Federal Reserve's annual stress tests are about to get much harder, because the Fed is set to substantially increase the applicable capital...


Jul 28, 2016, 15:31 ET Committee Releases Blueprint For Fixing U.S. Stock Market

 The Securities and Exchange Commission's rules for trading stocks have a dramatic impact on returns for long-term investors and they are in...


Nov 06, 2015, 08:00 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released data on the total public financial penalties imposed on financial institutions in the...


Sep 14, 2015, 09:20 ET Continuing Competitive Weakness in U.S. Capital Markets

U.S. capital market competitiveness showed historic signs of weakness in the second quarter of 2015. "The global competitiveness of U.S. capital...


Feb 09, 2015, 16:31 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released data on the total public financial penalties imposed on financial institutions in the...


Nov 26, 2014, 17:33 ET Continuing Competitive Weakness In U.S. Capital Markets

U.S. capital market competitiveness showed continued historical weakness through the third quarter of 2014, despite the positive effect of the...


Oct 21, 2014, 15:18 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

 The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released data on the total public financial penalties imposed on financial institutions in...


Sep 03, 2014, 16:01 ET CCMR Releases Paper Urging Discussion Of Contagion In Financial Markets

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation (CCMR) today released the discussion paper: "What To Do About Contagion," which analyzes the contagious...


Aug 21, 2014, 15:44 ET CCMR Releases Letter Recommending Steps To Avoid Disrupting E.U.-U.S. Derivatives Market

 The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today sent a letter to the European Commission and Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC),...


Jul 21, 2014, 11:43 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released data on the total public financial penalties imposed on financial institutions in the...


May 17, 2014, 17:33 ET Why SIFI Designation Is Not The Answer To Possible Herding Behavior By Asset Managers

As part of the Financial Stability Oversight Council's ongoing assessment of risks to U.S. financial stability, it will host a conference on May...


Jan 31, 2014, 12:00 ET Continuing Competitive Weakness In U.S. Capital Markets

Committee Study Shows Deepening Aversion to U.S. Capital Markets Through 2013 U.S. capital market competitiveness remained weak through the...


Jan 27, 2014, 16:32 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released data on the total public financial penalties imposed on financial institutions in the...


May 23, 2013, 09:00 ET Alarming Competitive Weakness In U.S. Capital Markets

U.S. capital market competitiveness weakened in the first quarter of 2013, when all 20 of the largest IPOs conducted worldwide occurred outside of...


May 06, 2013, 09:00 ET Committee Releases Quarterly Financial Penalties Data

Financial penalties imposed on financial institutions by government agencies totalled $21.8 billion in the first quarter of 2013, an amount...


Apr 26, 2013, 12:46 ET Committee Submits Comment Letter To Board Of Governors Of The Federal Reserve System

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation yesterday submitted a comment letter to the Federal Reserve regarding its proposed rule that would,...


Mar 15, 2013, 16:07 ET CCMR Statistical Release: Public Settlements And Regulatory Penalties Increase Significantly In 2012 And 2013

Data released today by the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation reveal a dramatic jump in public settlements and regulatory penalties imposed...


Feb 15, 2013, 10:46 ET CCMR Submits Comment Letters To Financial Stability Oversight Council

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today submitted two comment letters to the Financial Stability Oversight Council ("FSOC")....


Feb 14, 2013, 13:40 ET Committee Study Shows Continued Competitive Weakness In U.S. Capital Markets

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today released U.S. competitiveness data for 2012. U.S. capital market competitiveness remained...


Jan 28, 2013, 10:02 ET CCMR Releases Letter on Resolution of Differences Between E.U. And U.S. Clearinghouse Requirements

 The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation today issued a letter to derivatives regulators comparing proposed E.U. swaps clearinghouse...


Dec 10, 2012, 10:00 ET Latest CCMR Study Shows Some Improvement In U.S. Public Equity Capital Market Competitiveness

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation (CCMR), an independent and nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving regulation and...


Nov 20, 2012, 09:00 ET Hal Scott Releases Discussion Paper Examining Interconnectedness and Contagion in the Financial System

Hal S. Scott the Director of the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation (CCMR), an independent and nonpartisan research organization dedicated to...


Nov 01, 2012, 09:00 ET Statement On Implementation Of The Volcker Rule

 The following is being released by the Committee on Capital Markets Regulation: Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Act, often referred to as the...


Aug 27, 2012, 10:00 ET Latest CCMR Study Shows Further Decline In U.S. Capital Market Competitiveness

The Committee on Capital Markets Regulation (CCMR), an independent and nonpartisan research organization dedicated to improving regulation and...