Andrew Tyrie, who chairs the commission said the regulator scrutinising ringfence would be 'marking its own exam'A key plank of the chancellor's plans to reform Britain's banks in the wake of the financial crisis and the Libor rate-fixing scandal is "wholly inadequate", MPs have warned as they reopened the debate on breaking up the banks.The parliamentary commission on...
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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's financial regulator said it had finalized capital requirements for Royal Bank of Scotland and Lloyds Banking Group and was comfortable with their plans.
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NEW YORK (Reuters) - A former senior attorney from the New York attorney general's office has gone to work for Benjamin Lawsky, the state banking regulator who took on Britain's Standard Chartered Plc last year.
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LONDON (Reuters) - Britain's biggest retail bank Lloyds received more complaints than any of its rivals in the second half of 2012, data published by the UK's financial regulator showed on Monday.
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A top U.S. banking regulator called Deutsche Bank's capital levels "horrible".
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The State Bank of India is of the view that Reserve Bank of India should be the regulator for all home loans sanctioned by banks and housing finance companies. A single regulator would help remove the regulatory arbitrage that existed between banks and HFCs.
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Britain's financial regulator has fined Swiss bank UBS 9.45 million pounds ($14.8 million) for exposing its customers to high-risk investments and for failing to deal properly with complaints that followed.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The regulator of the Vatican bank on Tuesday signed an information-sharing pact with the U.S. agency that tracks suspicious financial transactions, part of an effort by the scandal-ridden bank to improve its international image.
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The bank agreed to pay $165 million to settle charges by the regulator involving sales of mortgage-backed securities to corporate credit unions that have since failed.
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WASHINGTON (Reuters) - A top U.S. banking regulator called Deutsche Bank's capital levels "horrible" and said it is the worst on a list of global banks based on one measurement of leverage ratios.
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