Tag Archives: Federal Reserve

Postcard From the Future: This Year, Factors to Flock to a ‘Capital’ Location

As has been their custom for the past 17 years, factors worldwide are scheduled to congregate in the early spring — this time descending up the nation’s capital on April 13-16 at the Omni Shoreham. With more than cherry blossoms in their minds, these professionals look forward to the educational and networking opportunities the International Factoring Association’s main event has to offer.

Dodd-Frank Act: An Overview for Community Banks

Trying to understand the whole of H.R. 4173, the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act, is tough. The Act is long, complex and if you are focusing directly on the credit crisis, the Act is not particularly intuitive. Grant Stephenson at the Columbus office of Porter White Morris & Arthur discusses the Act’s impact on community banks.