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Banks Make $40.2 Billion in Second-Quarter Profits

Posted on 8/29/2014
FDIC-insured banks and savings institutions earned $40.2 billion in the second quarter, 5.3 percent higher than the industry’s earnings a year ago, the FDIC said yesterday.

SEC Adopts New Rules for Asset-Backed Securities, Rating Agencies

Posted on 8/28/2014
The Securities and Exchange Commission yesterday voted unanimously to adopt new disclosure rules for financial firms that package and sell asset-backed securities.

Report: More Low-Income Americans Tap 401(k) Funds as Savings

Posted on 8/27/2014
Greater proportions of lower and middle-income Americans with 401(k)s and IRAs have used them as personal savings vehicles, borrowing to meet present-day needs, according to researchers at the Brookings Institution.

CFPB Extends Remittance Disclosure Exception to 2020

Posted on 8/25/2014
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Friday extended by five years a temporary exception in its remittance rule that allows sending institutions to estimate fees charged by the receiving institution.