Volcker Rule: An Overview and Highlights of Certain Key Provisions


On December 10, 2013, the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency, the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation and the Securities and Exchange Commission promulgated the final rule implementing the prohibitions and limitations imposed on banking entities by Section 13 of the Bank Holding Company Act of 1956, known as the “Volcker Rule.”  Click here for a general overview of the Volcker Rule.