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OCC: CRA Evaluations for 28 National Banks and Federal Savings Association 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 March 1, 2020 through March 31, 2020. The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks that have received ratings. The…

FDIC: Temporary Alternative Procedures for Sending Supervision-Related Mail and Email to the FDIC

Printable Format: FIL-27-2020 – PDF (PDF Help) Summary: During this period of national emergency, the FDIC is encouraging financial institutions and other parties to use alternative procedures to send the agency official mail related to supervisory matters and to use secure email to send official supervisory correspondence. Statement of Applicability to Institutions with Total Assets under…

CFPB: Agency Provides Flexibility During COVID-19 Pandemic

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today announced that it is providing needed flexibility to enable financial companies to work with customers in need as they respond to the COVID-19 pandemic. The Bureau is postponing some data collections from industry on Bureau-related rules to allow companies to focus on responding to consumers in need and…

Federal Reserve: Additional Information Provided to Financial Institutions on How Supervisory Approach Is Adjusted in Light of Coronavirus

The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday provided additional information to financial institutions on how its supervisory approach is adjusting in light of the coronavirus. In particular: The Federal Reserve will focus on monitoring and outreach to help financial institutions of all sizes understand the challenges and risks of the current environment; To minimize disruption and…

FDIC: Steps Announced to Protect Banks and Consumers and to Continue Operations

Given ongoing developments related to the coronavirus, the FDIC today announced the following steps to ensure the health and safety of its workforce and the continuity of its operations: Consistent with recent guidance from the Office of Management and Budget, and out of concern for the health of staff that would have been required to participate…

CFPB: Key Steps to Prevent Consumer Harm Announced Including Proposed Whistleblower Award Program

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (Bureau) today announced three steps to advance its strategy on one of its key priorities: preventing consumer harm. The Bureau is: Implementing an advisory opinion program to provide clear guidance to assist companies in better understanding their legal and regulatory obligations through advisory opinions; Amending and reissuing its responsible business…

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 December 2019. The CRA is a 1977 law intended to encourage insured banks and thrifts to meet local credit…

OCC: CRA Evaluations for 19 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 February 1, 2020 through February 29, 2020.  The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks that have received ratings.  The…

FDIC: CRA Examination Schedule for Second and Third Quarters 2020 Released

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today issued the lists of institutions scheduled for a Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) examination during the second and third quarter 2020. CRA regulations require each federal bank and thrift regulator to publish its quarterly CRA examination schedule at least 30 days before the beginning of each quarter. The Community…

OCC: Second and Third Quarter 2020 CRA Evaluation Schedule Issued

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released its schedule of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) evaluations to be conducted in the second quarter and third quarter 2020. The OCC encourages public comment on the national banks and federal savings associations scheduled to be evaluated under the CRA. Public comments should be submitted…