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July 12, 2012 At ten year anniversary of Sarbanes-Oxley corporate governance is stronger, audit quality is improvedSource: MarketWatch
NEW YORK -- The passage of The Sarbanes-Oxley Act (SOX) ten years ago dramatically transformed US financial reporting by improving audit quality and strengthening corporate governance. Ernst & Young LLP today released a report -...
April 21, 2011 Citi Releases 2010 Global Citizenship ReportSource: Citi
New York – Citi today released its 11th annual Global Citizenship Report, underscoring the bank's strategic focus on citizenship and commitment to the economic development of the communities it serves in more than 160 countries....
April 19, 2011 FDIC Report Examines How An Orderly Resolution of Lehman Brothers Could Have Been Structured Under the Dodd-Frank ActSource: FDIC
The FDIC on Monday released a report examining how the FDIC could have structured an orderly resolution of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc. under the orderly liquidation authority of Title II of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and...
March 11, 2011 Study recommends SEC reorganizationSource: Washington Post
The Securities and Exchange Commission, which is responsible for policing Wall Street, may need to scale back its ambitions to live within its means, according to a newly completed study that Congress ordered in response to the...
February 10, 2011 Card Rules May Cost Banks $25B Annually: ReportSource: The Street
NEW YORK-- Banks could lose up to $25 billion a year in revenue due to changes in payment regulations included in the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform. A study by The Boston Consulting Group estimates that The Durbin Amendment, The...
December 20, 2010 Prosecutors to Sue Ernst & Young Over Lehman Collapse: ReportSource: Reuters
Prosecutors in New York are set to file civil fraud charges against accounting firm Ernst & Young LLC over the collapse of Lehman Brothers Holdings Inc, the Wall Street Journal said, citing people familiar with the matter
September 1, 2010 Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection ActSource: Lexology
On July 21, 2010, President Obama signed the “Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act” into law. This sweeping legislation governs not only the financial services industry but also public companies generally....
August 16, 2010 Preparing for Regulatory Changes, Top U.S. Companies Act on Corporate Governance, Compensation PrioritiesSource: PR Newswire
NEW YORK-- With the specter of dramatic regulatory changes hovering over them, U.S. public companies have been acting aggressively to streamline corporate governance practices and establish their executive compensation...
July 22, 2010 A piece-by-piece guide to financial overhaul lawSource: AP
WASHINGTON — Two years after the global financial system nearly collapsed, a vast revamping of regulation has been signed into law. The measure targets the risky banking and oversight failures that led to the last crisis. The...
July 22, 2010 Financial reform law: What's in it and how does it work?Source: Christian Science Monitor
The financial reform bill signed into law by President Obama Wednesday constitutes a sweeping attempt to reallocate power from Wall Street to Washington and prevent future financial crises. Will it Work?
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