17 CFR 401.4 - Exemption for financial institutions engaged in limited government securities dealer activities.

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§ 401.4 Exemption for financial institutions engaged in limited government securities dealer activities.
(a) Subject to the requirements of paragraph (b) of this section, a financial institution shall be exempt from the provisions of sections 15C (a), (b), and (d) of the Act (15 U.S.C. 78o-5 (a), (b), (d)) and the regulations of this subchapter if its government securities dealer activities are limited to one or more of the following activities:
(1) Sales or purchases in a fiduciary capacity;
(2) The sale and subsequent repurchase and the purchase and subsequent resale of government securities pursuant to a repurchase or reverse repurchase agreement; and
(3) Such other activities as have been exempted by regulation under this subchapter.
(b)
(1) A financial institution that relies on the exemption contained in paragraph (a) of this section is required to comply with:
(i) The regulations of part 450 of this chapter concerning custodial holdings of government securities for customers; and
(ii) Section 403.5(d) of this chapter concerning certain repurchase transactions with customers.
(2) A branch or agency of a foreign bank that relies on the exemption contained in paragraph (a) of this section is in addition required to comply with § 403.5(e) of this chapter.
(c) For the purposes of this section “financial institution” includes an insured credit union, as defined in 12 U.S.C. 1752(7).

Title 17 published on 2014-04-01

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  • 2014-07-08; vol. 79 # 130 - Tuesday, July 8, 2014
    1. 79 FR 38451 - Government Securities Act Regulations; Replacement of References to Credit Ratings and Technical Amendments
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      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets
      Final rule.
      The amendments will become effective August 7, 2014.
      17 CFR Parts 400, 401, 402, 403, 405, 420, 449, and 450

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U.S. Code: Title 15 - COMMERCE AND TRADE

Title 17 published on 2014-04-01

The following are ALL rules, proposed rules, and notices (chronologically) published in the Federal Register relating to 17 CFR 401 after this date.

  • 2014-07-08; vol. 79 # 130 - Tuesday, July 8, 2014
    1. 79 FR 38451 - Government Securities Act Regulations; Replacement of References to Credit Ratings and Technical Amendments
      GPO FDSys XML | Text
      DEPARTMENT OF THE TREASURY, Office of the Assistant Secretary for Financial Markets
      Final rule.
      The amendments will become effective August 7, 2014.
      17 CFR Parts 400, 401, 402, 403, 405, 420, 449, and 450