New rules for bank broker-dealers are edging one step closer to reality as the Securities and Exchange Commission is poised to publish them for public comment.

Once the proposal appears in the Federal Register - which is likely to be soon - bankers will have 60 days to file their comments to the SEC. And that will be the banking industry's last chance for influencing rules that could be enacted by yearend, several lawyers said.

Subscribe Now

Access to authoritative analysis and perspective and our data-driven report series.

14-Day Free Trial

No credit card required. Complete access to articles, breaking news and industry data.