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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 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
Posted on January 24th, 2017

Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association Outlines Priorities for...

During a briefing for reporters in New York, SIFMA CEO and President Ken Bentsen outlined the...
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Securities Industry and Financial Markets Association Outlines Priorities for...
Posted on November 9th, 2016

Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Final Rule on Prepaid Accounts

On October 5, 2016 the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) issued the Prepaid Rule...
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Issues Final Rule on Prepaid Accounts
Posted on November 4th, 2016

Fed’s Tarullo Says Stress Tests to Get Tougher for Big Banks

The Federal Reserve Board’s (FRB) Governor Daniel Tarullo spoke on September 26, 2016 at the...
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Fed’s Tarullo Says Stress Tests to Get Tougher for Big Banks