FDIC & OCC: 30-day Extension of Comment Period for Proposed Changes to CRA Regulations Announced

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today extended the public comment period for proposed changes to the regulations implementing the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) until April 8, 2020. On December 12, 2019, the FDIC and OCC announced a proposal to modernize […]

OCC: FDIC & OCC Announce 30-day Extension of Comment Period for Proposed Changes to CRA Rules

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) and Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today extended the public comment period for proposed changes to the rules implementing the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) until April 8, 2020. On December 12, 2019, the FDIC and OCC announced a proposal to modernize […]

OCC: CRA Evaluations for 28 National Banks and Federal Savings Associations Released

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released a list of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluations that became public during the period of January 1, 2020 through January 31, 2020.  The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

OCC: Comptroller Discusses Efforts to Strengthen CRA Regulations, Condition of the Federal Banking System

Comptroller of the Currency Joseph M. Otting today testified during a hearing held by the House Financial Services Committee. The Comptroller’s testimony discussed efforts to strengthen and modernize Community Reinvestment Act regulations, the condition of the federal banking system, the agency’s diversity and inclusion programs, and work to implement regulatory […]

FDIC: List of Banks Examined for CRA Compliance Issued

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued its list of state nonmember banks recently evaluated for compliance with the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA). The list covers evaluation ratings that the FDIC assigned to institutions in October 2019. The CRA is a 1977 law intended to encourage insured banks and […]

OCC: CRA Evaluations for 24 National Banks and Federal Savings Associations Released

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released a list of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluations that became public during the period of December 1, 2019 through December 31, 2019.  The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

Interagency Release: Agencies Release CRA Asset-Size Threshold Adjustments for Small and Intermediate Small Institutions

The federal bank regulatory agencies today announced the annual adjustment to the asset-size thresholds used to define small bank, small savings association, intermediate small bank, and intermediate small savings association under the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) regulations. The annual adjustments are required by the CRA rules. Financial institutions are evaluated […]