Dodd Frank

The Dodd–Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (Pub.L. 111–203, H.R. 4173; commonly referred to as Dodd-Frank) was signed into federal law by President Barack Obama on July 21, 2010, at the Ronald Reagan Building in Washington, DC.Passed as a response to the Great Recession, it brought the most significant changes to financial regulation in the United States since the regulatory reform that followed the Great Depression. It made changes in the American financial regulatory environment that affect all federal financial regulatory agencies and almost every part of the nation's financial services industry.
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  • Financial reform: Friend or foe to fintech startups?

    … legacy banks that it’s been blamed for the decline of community banks and business lending. While banks eagerly await a rollback, its implications for fintech startups have been less certain. Loosening the rules should make banks better able to partner with fintech startups, but consumer protection and access to data could still be at risk…

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