The first wave filers – the largest and most complex domestic and foreign bank holding companies – have now filed their living wills and the public portions have been posted on the FDIC’s and the Federal Reserve’s websites. Based on our experience advising a number of banking institutions on their resolution plans, and based on the public portions of the plans, we believe there are lessons to be learned for second and third wave filers, even in this early stage of an iterative process.

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