Chris Whalen: Well, that’s right. Max Kaiser: And it seems that the fines on the civil side are always much less than the profit made from the criminal activity to begin with. Chris Whalen: Correct. Max Kaiser: So, i sn’t fraud the business model of these big banks? Chris Whalen: It is today because we don’t enforce the law. I mean, if you really think, why did we have a financial crisis in 2008, it was because of securities fraud.

Before the FSOC or other agencies start to impose capital requirements on nonbank financial companies, let’s make sure we understand the business models and the risks that these firms actually take. Christopher Whalen is senior managing director at Kroll bond rating agency and is responsible for financial ratings as well as research activities for the group.

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Nonbank lending institutions actually must play by the same rules as the banks, except they have no balance sheet and no cheap backup funding from the Federal Reserve Bank or Federal Home Loan bank. Non-bank mortgage firms, for example, are forced to affirm their credit every day because they often fund their business via short-term bank loans.

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