The FDIC and the Federal Reserve released the public portions of reduced content resolution plans submitted by institutions with less than $50 billion in total U.S. assets and limited U.S. operations subject to the December 31, 2016 deadline.
The Department of the Treasury published a Treasury Notes blog post entitled "Harnessing the Power of Financial Data."
Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond President and CEO Jeffrey M. Lacker delivered a speech entitled "Economic Outlook, January 2017" at the Maryland Bankers Association First Friday Economic Outlook Forum in Baltimore, Maryland.
The MSRB released its 2016 Annual Report and audited Financial Statements.
The MSRB released a Comment Request on Draft Amendments to MSRB Rule G-26 on Customer Account Transfers. Comments are due by February 17, 2017.
The OCC issued a Dear CEO Letter on the FDIC, Federal Reserve and OCC joint Final Rule on Expanded Examination Cycle.
The SEC released a Final Rule on Adjustments to Civil Monetary Penalty Amounts. The Final Rule is effective upon publication in the Federal Register.
The Federal Reserve released its Diversity Self-Assessment Template for Federal Reserve Board Regulated Entities, pursuant to Section 342 of the Dodd-Frank Act. The template will expire on February 28, 2019.
The Federal Reserve Bank of New York's Markets Group and Research and Statistics Group published a Liberty Street Economics blog post entitled "Trends in Arbitrage-Based Measures of Bond Liquidity."
Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President and CEO Dennis Lockhart delivered a speech entitled "Crisis, Recession and Recovery: 2007–16" at the Rotary Club of Atlanta in Atlanta, Georgia.
Federal Reserve Bank of Boston President and CEO Eric S. Rosengren delivered a speech entitled "Current Economic Conditions and the Implications for Monetary Policy" at the Connecticut Business & Industry Association and the MetroHartford Alliance Economic Summit & Outlook 2017 in Hartford, Connecticut.
The Municipal Securities Rulemaking Board issued a press release announcing that it has added a new issue calendar to its Electronic Municipal Market Access website, which lists municipal bonds scheduled for sale to investors as well as pricing of recently sold issues.
The SEC released a Notice of Filing of a FINRA Proposed Rule Change to Extend the Expiration Date of FINRA Rule 0180, Application of Rules to Security-Based Swaps, to February 12, 2018. Comments are due 21 days after publication in the Federal Register.
The White House published a blog post entitled "In Review: Why President Obama Reformed Wall Street and What Reform Has Accomplished."
The FDIC, Federal Reserve and OCC issued a joint Dear CEO Letter on Consolidated Reports of Condition and Income for Fourth Quarter 2016.
CFTC Chairman Timothy Massad delivered a speech on post-crisis financial reform and the impact of recent events on the international regulatory framework at the London School of Economics in London, United Kingdom.
Treasury Secretary Jacob J. Lew presided over an executive session to discuss, among other things, an update on market developments, the quantitative thresholds applied in Stage 1 of the Council's nonbank financial company designation process, the Council's 2017 annual report and recent developments relating to money market mutual funds. The FSOC also released minutes from its meeting held on November 16, 2016, during which the Council discussed, among other things, stress tests of central counterparties conducted by the CFTC and an update on the annual re-evaluation of the designation of a nonbank financial company.
The House of Representatives passed H.R. 78, the SEC Regulatory Accountability Act, to improve the consideration by the Securities and Exchange Commission of the costs and benefits of its regulations and orders.
The House of Representatives passed H.R. 238, the Commodity End-User Relief Act, to reauthorize the CFTC and make changes to the way the agency oversees the derivatives market.
The CFTC released a Proposed Rule on Recordkeeping. Comments are due 60 days after publication in the Federal Register.
The Department of the Treasury released the Financial Report of the U.S. Government for Fiscal Year 2016.
Federal Reserve Chair Janet L. Yellen delivered a speech on the Federal Reserve’s community outreach and education initiatives at the Conversation with the Chair: A Teacher Town Hall Meeting in Washington, D.C.
The FSOC released its 2016 Annual Report.
The SEC's Office of Compliance Inspections and Examinations released its Examination Priorities for 2017, which include electronic investment advice, money market funds and financial exploitation of senior investors.
The SEC published in the Federal Register a Notice of Filing of a FINRA Proposed Rule Change to Extend the Expiration Date of FINRA Rule 0180, Application of Rules to Security-Based Swaps, to February 12, 2018. Comments are due by February 2, 2017.