Overview of the Dodd-Frank Act

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act (the Dodd-Frank Act) was enacted on July 21, 2010 and marked the most comprehensive financial regulatory reform since the Great Depression. The Act was created in response to the U.S. financial crisis.

Throughout the legislative and regulatory process, the PEGCC informed lawmakers and regulators on the implications Dodd Frank would have for the private equity community.