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April 19, 2017
Moore & VanAllen
"Bank Regulation and Lending, Where to Now? April 19, 2017"
Bank lending is the engine behind modern economies. Since the Financial Crisis, regulatory action has affected the type and amount of lending, directly affecting the economy. In our April meeting, we are pleased to have with us Ed O’Keefe. Ed served with Bank of America and the banking industry in multiple executive roles during the Crisis, including Global General Counsel of Bank of America as well as Global Head of Compliance and Operational Risk. During the same period, Ed also served as the Chair and Vice Chair of The Clearing House Association, the industry association of the largest banks. Ed is now a Member of Moore & Van Allen and leads the firm’s bank regulatory practice. He speaks and publishes regularly on bank issues. Ed will offer a historical perspective on the current lending environment and provide his insights into where bank regulatory actions and lending is headed and its impact on our economy.