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Insurance Corporation

Each depositor insured to at least $250,000 per insured bank

Volcker Rule

The FDIC has consolidated a number of resources relating to the Final Rule - Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships With, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds, otherwise known as the “Volcker Rule”.  On December 10, 2013 the FDIC Board of Directors approved the Volcker Rule.

This webpage will allow users to:

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What's New

July 21, 2017 Federal Regulatory Agencies Announce Coordination of Reviews for Certain Foreign Funds under “Volcker Rule”
December 12, 2016 Federal Reserve Board announces additional details regarding how banking entities may seek extension to conform their investments in a narrow class of funds that qualify as "illiquid funds" to the requirements of the Volcker Rule (
March 4, 2016

Volcker Rule – Interagency Frequently Asked Questions
One new FAQ added:

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