Victoria Finkle

Reporter

Victoria Finkle is American Banker's Capitol Hill reporter. She previously reported on consumer finance at the paper and before that wrote about environmental policy and regulation at Inside Washington Publishers.

Recent Stories From this Author

Bill Would Order Dodd-Frank, CFPB Be Part of Reg Review
March 27, 2015 WASHINGTON Sen. Mike Crapo, R-Idaho, unveiled legislation Friday that would require the banking agencies to review...

House Panel Passes Reg Tweaks, But Partisan Tensions Remain
March 26, 2015 The House Financial Services Committee approved nearly a dozen regulatory reform bills for community banks and credit unions...

Warren, Other Dems Take Surprising Stand on FSOC Delistings
March 25, 2015 Senate Democrats have now joined the fight over the Financial Stability Oversight Council's designation process, calling for...

Regional Bankers Detail Heavy Toll from $50B 'Systemic' Threshold
March 24, 2015 Deron Smithy, executive vice president and treasurer of Regions Financial, said compliance costs across the 20 regional banks...

Regional Banks Form Trade Group in Fight Over SIFI Threshold
March 23, 2015 A loose coalition of regional banks pushing to change a key Dodd-Frank Act provision has launched a formal organization.

What Regulators Want in the Reg Relief Push
March 19, 2015 Regulators pressed for more flexibility when it comes to stress tests, among other things, as lawmakers consider changes to...

'Time Is of the Essence' to Save Small Institutions, Lawmakers Warn
March 18, 2015 The House Financial Services Committee renewed its look at regulatory relief for small financial institutions Wednesday,...

Treasury's Lew on Volcker, Systemic Threshold and the State of Regulation
March 17, 2015 The controversial $50 billion-asset cutoff was one of a host of policy issues the Treasury secretary addressed before...

After Hiatus, Operation Choke Point Kicks Back into Gear
March 12, 2015 The Justice Department has come under fire in recent months for its efforts to root out consumer fraud through banks, but...

Justice Department Settles Third Choke Point Case
March 12, 2015 The Justice Department handed down its third bank settlement under Operation Choke Point Thursday, bringing a civil complaint...