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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. On May 31, 2018, the FDIC Board of Directors approved a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking to amend the Volcker Rule.

This webpage will allow users to:

If you have questions regarding the Volcker Rule, you can send them to capitalmarkets@fdic.gov

What's New

What's New
Date Description
August 20, 2019 FDIC Approves Interagency Final Rule to Simplify and Tailor the "Volcker Rule"
July 18, 2019 Joint Release/Federal Bank Regulatory Agencies Announce Coordination of Reviews for Certain Funds Under "Volcker Rule"
July 9, 2019 Agencies Adopt Final Rule to Exclude Community Banks from the Volcker Rule
December 18, 2018 FIL-86-2018 - Volcker Rule: Proposed Revisions to Prohibitions and Restrictions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Interests in, and Relationships With, Hedge Funds and Private Equity Funds
September 4, 2018 Joint Release/Agencies Extend Comment Period for Proposed Rule Simplifying and Tailoring the "Volcker Rule"
June 4, 2018 FIL-31-2018 - Volcker Rule: Prohibitions on Proprietary Trading and Certain Relationships with Hedge Funds or Private Equity Funds

 

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