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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.

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

July 16, 2015

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

June 12, 2015

Volcker Rule – Interagency Frequently Asked Questions
Two new FAQs added:

February 27, 2015

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

January 28, 2015

Volcker Rule – Interagency Frequently Asked Questions
Two new FAQs added:

December 23, 2014

Volcker Rule – Interagency Frequently Asked Questions

December 18, 2014

Order Approving Extension of Conformance Period Under Section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act (www.federalreserve.gov)

April 7, 2014

Statement Regarding the Treatment of Collateralized Loan Obligations Under Section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act (www.federalreserve.gov)

January 14, 2014

Agencies Approve Interim Final Rule Authorizing Retention of Interests in and Sponsorship of Collateralized Debt Obligations Backed Primarily by Bank-Issued Trust Preferred Securities (PR-3-2014)