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Umbrella supervision and the role of the central bank

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  • James B. Thomson

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Deregulation and financial consolidation have led to the development of financial holding companiesallowing commercial banking, insurance, investment banking, and other financial activities to be conducted under the same corporate umbrellaand the Federal Reserve has been named supervisor of the consolidated enterprise. This Policy Discussion Paper will show that there likely are economies of scope between the Feds inherent central-banking responsibilities and those of an umbrella supervisor and that these duel roles benefit both the Fed and functional regulators.

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  • Joseph G. Haubrich & James B. Thomson, 2005. "Umbrella supervision and the role of the central bank," Policy Discussion Papers, Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland, issue Dec.
  • Handle: RePEc:fip:fedcpd:y:2005:i:dec:n:11
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