Bank Holding Companies

Some articles on bank holding companies, banks, holding companies, companies, bank, bank holding:

Glass–Steagall Act - Glass–Steagall Developments From 1935 To 1991 - Greenspan-led Federal Reserve Board
... repeal” of Glass–Steagall “insofar as it prevents bank holding companies from being affiliated with firms engaged in securities ... Bank holding companies, through separately capitalized subsidiaries, not commercial banks themselves directly, would exercise the new securities powers ... Banks and bank holding companies had already gained important regulatory approvals for securities activities before Paul Volcker retired as Chairman of the Federal Reserve Board on August 11, 1987 ...
Glass–Steagall Act - Financial Industry Developments After Repeal of Sections 20 and 32 - Banking, Insurance, and Securities Industries Remain Structurally Unchanged
... to Congress a report (Joint Report) on the activities of the “financial holding companies” (FHCs) authorized by the GLBA and the effect of mergers or acquisitions by FHCs on market ... According to the Joint Report, 12% of all bank holding companies had qualified as financial holding companies to exercise the new powers provided by the GLBA, and those companies held 78% of all bank. 40 of the 45 bank holding companies with Section 20 affiliates before 2000 had qualified as financial holding companies, and their securities related assets had nearly doubled ...
Bank Holding Company Act
... The Bank Holding Company Act of 1956 (12 U.S.C ... Congress that regulates the actions of bank holding companies ... Federal Reserve Board of Governors must approve the establishment of a bank holding company, and prohibited bank holding companies headquartered in one state from acquiring a bank in another ...
Annette Nazareth - Securities and Exchange Commission - Consolidated Supervised Entity
... regime for the nation’s largest investment bank holding companies." Following the collapse of Lehman Brothers, the sale of Bear Stearns and Merrill Lynch to bank holding companies, and the conversion of ... agency the authority to regulate large investment bank holding companies, like Goldman Sachs, Morgan Stanley, Merrill Lynch, Lehman Brothers, and Bear Stearns." ...

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