The Treasury Department issued an interim final rule that "establishes a fee for parties filing a formal written notice of a transaction for review by the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States.”
A CFTC proposal to apply federal speculative position limits to 25 "core referenced futures contracts" - including futures and options linked to those contracts and economically equivalent swaps - was published in the Federal Register.
The Congressional Research Service provided an overview of the current authority of the Committee on Foreign Investment in the United States following the recent implementation of the Foreign Investment Risk Review Modernization Act.
In a 3-2 vote, the CFTC proposed applying federal speculative position limits to 25 "core referenced futures contracts," including futures and options linked to those contracts and economically equivalent swaps.
The Federal Reserve Board adopted final amendments for determining whether, under the Bank Holding Company Act and the Home Owners' Loan Act, a company has the ability to exercise a controlling influence on another company.
The House Financial Services Committee considered (i) testimony from federal banking regulators on a broad range of concerns and (ii) several proposed bills imposing additional requirements on financial institutions.