Weekly Wrap: Volcker Data Pains; A Push to Ease Credit Standards, American Banker

Volcker Trouble: In part four of an eight-part series on banks’ uphill battle to achieve Volcker Rule compliance, Mayra Rodríguez Valladares cast doubt on their ability to report reliable quantitative metrics. Part of the problem is that banks intensified the rule’s data requirements by pushing for market-making, hedging and underwriting exemptions, according to Valladares.

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