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Dodd-Frank Resource Center


The Dodd-Frank Act impacted every financial services firm and every part of the economic and financial fabric of the United States, with billions spent on compliance.


In response to the global financial crisis of 2008, President Obama signed the Dodd-Frank Act into law in July 2010. Resources that Davis Polk published between 2010 and 2017 to help our clients understand, plan for and react to the law’s sweeping financial regulatory reforms are gathered here.

Dodd-Frank Progress Reports

Bank capital


Executive compensation / corporate governance

Orderly liquidation authority / living wills

Private funds / investment advisers


Volcker Rule


Enhanced Prudential Standards (EPS)

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