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Samantha Regan

Managing Director, Accenture Finance & Risk Services

Samantha is the North America Lead for the Regulatory Remediation & Compliance Transformation group within Accenture’s Finance & Risk Services practice. She has 17 years of global experience working with C-suite executives and their businesses in compliance and regulatory initiatives.
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Posted on June 22nd, 2017

House of Representatives Passes Financial CHOICE Act

On June 9, 2017, the US House of Representatives approved a bill that would repeal key parts...
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House of Representatives Passes Financial CHOICE Act
Posted on June 20th, 2017

MiFID II and What it Means for US Asset Managers

On January 3, 2018, the European Union’s (EU) updated Markets in Financial Instruments...
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MiFID II and What it Means for US Asset Managers
Posted on June 8th, 2017

The Role of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) and the Future...

The FSOC (Financial Stability Oversight Council) met on May 8, 2017, to discuss the Volcker...
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The Role of the Financial Stability Oversight Council (FSOC) and the Future...
Posted on May 19th, 2017

Regulations and Emerging Risks are Driving Greater Compliance Spend

Nine out of 10 (89 percent) financial services industry executives surveyed globally during...
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Regulations and Emerging Risks are Driving Greater Compliance Spend
Posted on May 8th, 2017

Financial Stability Oversight Council to Re-evaluate Non-Bank SIFI Designation

On February 23, 2017, the newly confirmed Treasury Secretary Steve Mnuchin called for the first...
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Financial Stability Oversight Council to Re-evaluate Non-Bank SIFI Designation
Posted on May 5th, 2017

Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule Delay

On February 27, 2017, the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) found the controversial Department...
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Department of Labor Fiduciary Rule Delay
Posted on April 6th, 2017

Securities and Exchange Commission Issues Guidance and Investor Bulletin on...

On February 23, 2017, The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) published information and...
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Securities and Exchange Commission Issues Guidance and Investor Bulletin on...
Posted on February 8th, 2017

Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Outlines Priorities for 2017

The areas of focus in the Priorities Letter are based on observations from FINRA’s regulatory...
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Financial Industry Regulatory Authority Outlines Priorities for 2017