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AFR’s Comment to Financial Stability Board on International Resolution
September 6, 2011 – 10:37 am

AFR commented on the FSB’s proposed principles on coordination of bank resolution authority. The comment called on regulators to prioritize reducing the complexity of international financial institutions, rather than simply attempting to manage such complexity.

This Week in Wall Street Reform
June 10, 2011 – 2:20 pm

Click here to view this week’s highlights and lowlights in Wall Street Reform – June 3, 2011 – June 10, 2011.

AFR Pushes For Tougher “Claw Back” Rules
May 24, 2011 – 11:19 am

AFR submitted a comment on rules implementing the “claw back” provisions that permit the FDIC to recoup pay and bonuses from executives of a failed bank that is being resolved under the FDIC’s orderly liquidation authority. AFR favors tougher and more comprehensive claw back rules.

Wall Street Reform: Systemic Risk Regulation
June 30, 2010 – 2:32 pm

Under current law, there is no single body designated to look at the “big picture,” and head off financial crises like the crash of 2008 and major non-bank players in the financial market operated in …

AFR to Senators: Bring an End to Taxpayer-Funded Solutions to Bank Failures
June 22, 2010 – 2:35 pm

June 22, 2010
Senator Scott Brown
Senator Susan Collins
Senator Chuck Grassley
Senator Olympia Snowe
To Senators Brown, Collins, Grassley, and Snowe:
The Americans for Financial Reform (AFR) coalition is grateful for your support for the landmark Wall Street reform legislation …

AFR: Support House Offer on Title II – Resolution Authority to Improve Regulatory Capacity to Prevent the Next Financial Crisis
June 17, 2010 – 1:04 pm

To: Members of the H.R. 4173 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010 Conference Committee
Re: Support House Offer on Title II – Resolution Authority to Improve Regulatory Capacity to Prevent the Next Financial Crisis

The …

AFR to Conference Committee: Support the Pre-Funded Dissolution Fund
June 15, 2010 – 2:22 pm

June 15, 2010
To Members of the H.R. 4173 Restoring American Financial Stability Act of 2010 Conference Committee
Re: Protect Taxpayers by Supporting the House-Passed Pre-Funded  Dissolution Fund
Dear Committee members,
The over 250 consumer, employee, investor, community, small …

AFR Supports Brown Amendment #104
May 4, 2010 – 1:55 pm

The Honorable Chairman Dodd
Committee on Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs
U.S. Senate
Washington, D.C. 20510
March 22, 2010
Dear Chairman Dodd:
The over 200 consumer, employee, investor, community and civil rights groups who are members of Americans for Financial Reform …