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Trading/Volcker Rule

Buyers and sellers in financial markets trade financial instruments such as bonds, equities, international currencies, and derivatives.

Although regulations and best practices guide financial market transactions, these transactions entail a certain degree of risk. The OCC provides guidance and resources for national banks trading in financial markets.

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Publish DateIdentifierTitle
02/25/2019  OCC 2019-9, Volcker Rule: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking
12/21/2018  NR 2018-144, Agencies Invite Comment on a Proposal to Exclude Community Banks from the Volcker Rule
09/04/2018  NR 2018-90, Agencies Extend Comment Period for Proposed Rule Simplifying and Tailoring the “Volcker Rule”