It's likely that the issue of reducing regulatory burden will once again be up for debate when the new Congress convenes. In the banking arena, some attention is always focused on consumer protection rules.

The burden issue is not new, of course. Although interest in reducing regulations waxes and wanes, and is always highly political, there's been broad-based agreement for some time that the cumulative regulatory load is excessive.

Limited Time Offer

Save $400 off your subscription. Special offer ends April 30, 2017.

14-Day Free Trial

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