Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Thursday, July 11, 2013 6:12 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Regulators have released final rules designed to prevent a repeat of the financial crisis.

Tuesday, July 02, 2013 4:53 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

The Fed approved a rule that requires banks to maintain stronger capital positions.

Thursday, April 25, 2013 6:15 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

A new bill designed to end the danger of banks being “too big to fail” would force megabanks to carry more capital or shrink themselves down to size.

Monday, April 22, 2013 12:02 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

Economists may have a way to make banking regulations stronger and dampen their negative impact on the economy.

Tuesday, January 08, 2013 3:21 pm
By Claes Bell, CFA · Bankrate.com

International regulators scale back tough Basel III standards designed to prevent the next financial crisis.

Monday, December 03, 2012 5:03 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

Is the proposal to increase business lending powers for credit unions a risk to the financial system?

Wednesday, November 14, 2012 5:36 pm
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Federal banking regulators tell U.S. Senate Banking Committee Basel III capital standards still a work in progress.

Wednesday, November 07, 2012 7:05 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

U.S. banking industry associations step up their protests against Basel III capital requirements.

Friday, October 12, 2012 6:00 am
By Marcie Geffner · Bankrate.com

Community banks are stepping up their effort to be exempted from new higher capital requirements.