397Oct 29, 2013
2008 Financial Crisis and Regulatory Changes
Former Federal Reserve, Treasury Department, and Securities and Exchange Commission officials talked about changes made to the nation’s financial system after the 2008 crisis. Former ...
104Dec 18, 2008
Consumer Credit Regulations
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System held an open meeting to discuss proposed amendments to consumer regulations affecting credit card accounts and overdraft services. The new ...
189Nov 20, 2008
Improving Credit for Small Business
The House Small Business Committee held a hearing titled “Review of Recent Federal Efforts to Improve Credit Conditions for Small Businesses.” The committee heard testimony from ...
56Jul 14, 2008
Mortgage Lending Rules
Federal Reserve Board held an open board meeting to issue new rules on mortgage lending, using its authorities under the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act.
92May 2, 2008
Federal Reserve Board Meeting on Credit Cards
Federal Reserve Board of Governors met to talk about consumer regulations to prohibit unfair or deceptive practices by banks and credit card companies.
112Apr 9, 2008
Mortgage and Housing Market Rescue Legislation, Day 1
In the first day of the hearing, federal regulators, academics, and economists testified about draft legislation of the economic, mortgage and housing rescue plan announced the previous ...
98Dec 18, 2007
Home Mortgage Lending
The Federal Reserve Board discussed topics such as the Truth in Lending Act and the Home Ownership and Equity Protection Act.
Cameras covered an entire Federal Reserve Board of ...
54Dec 6, 2007
Mortgage Proposal Reaction
Treasury Secretary Henry Paulson talked about the subprime mortgage crisis. He talked about the governmental interests in the development of a market-based solution. He said that mortgage ...
18Nov 5, 2007
Randall Kroszner talked about affordable housing in the current housing market. Topics included the subprime mortgage crisis and the role of the Federal Reserve. After his presentation ...
224Oct 24, 2007
Mortgage Lending Practices
Witnesses from the financial industry and consumer advocates testified about the Mortgage Lending Act, H.R. 3915, which sets a minimum standard for borrowers' ability to repay mortgage ...
135Jun 13, 2007
Financial Services Consumer Protection
Witnesses testified about the future of federal consumer protection in the financial services sector in light of recent regulatory and judicial actions affecting the application of state consumer ...