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Five major banks fail bailout test, would need taxpayer money in crisis

Bank of America, JPMorgan Chase, Wells Fargo, others must improve 'living wills'
Five of the nation’s largest banks are not prepared for a financial crisis and would need taxpayer bailouts, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System and the Board of Directors of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation announced Wednesday.
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Why are there almost no new banks since the crisis?

Dallas Fed: Regulations are crushing community lenders
In the aftermath of the economic crisis of the late 2000s, the federal government passed a number of sweeping laws that irrevocably changed the financial landscape of this country, but just how much?
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Hillary Clinton vows to go "well beyond" Dodd-Frank

Outlines plan to "rein in" Wall Street in New York Times editorial
"As president, I would not only veto any legislation that would weaken financial reform, but I would also fight for tough new rules, stronger enforcement and more accountability that go well beyond Dodd-Frank," Democratic Presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton wrote in the New York Times.
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NAMB endorses Mortgage Fairness Act of 2015

Legislation designed to help low, moderate-income buyers
It's a bill that would allow low- and moderate-income consumers and homebuyers some flexibility in the loan they choose to buy a home in order to have better cash flow at the time of closing. Is it a good idea? NAMB thinks so.
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NAFCU posts its regulatory relief “top 10” wish list

Credit unions struggling in post-Dodd-Frank world
The director of regulatory affairs for the National Association of Federal Credit Unions has sent a letter to the National Credit Union Administration urging the agency to undertake promised and much needed regulatory relief. The post-Dodd-Frank world ain't easy. Read on.
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Q&A on success of Dodd-Frank with its creators

The five-year anniversary of Dodd Frank
Even after five years, there is still much debate surrounding how helpful Dodd-Frank has been for housing. But despite talk in the industry, Dodd-Frank's sponsors view the regulation and its effects as pretty positive.
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