OCC: CRA Evaluations for 21 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 June 1, 2020 through June 30, 2020. The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

OCC: Agency Highlights Key Risks for Federal Banking System

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today reported the key issues facing the federal banking system and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the federal banking industry in its Semiannual Risk Perspective for Spring 2020. Banks entered the national health emergency related to COVID-19 in sound condition […]

Regulatory Agencies Issue Examiner Guidance for Assessing Safety and Soundness Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic

The four federal agencies in conjunction with the state bank and credit union regulators today issued examiner guidance to promote consistency and flexibility in the supervision and examination of financial institutions affected by the COVID-19 pandemic.  No action on the part of supervised institutions is required. Stresses caused by the […]

OCC: Bank Preemption from COVID-19 Relief Programs

OCC Bulletin 2020-62| June 17, 2020 Summary Federal, state, and local governments have taken many actions to respond to the economic disruption caused by the spread of COVID-19. While the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) recognizes that a wide range of stakeholders, including state and local governments, have an […]

OCC: Report Shows Mortgage Performance Remains Stable in First Quarter 2020

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) reported the performance of first-lien mortgages in the federal banking system remained stable during the first quarter of 2020. The OCC Mortgage Metrics Report, First Quarter 2020 showed 96.5 percent of mortgages included in the report were current and performing at the end […]

OCC: Comments Requested on Proposed Rules to Update Activities and Operations and Digitial Activities

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released two issuances for public comment. The OCC published a Notice of Proposed Rulemaking (NPR) for public comment to update its rules for national bank and federal savings association activities and operations. The agency also released an Advance Notice of […]

Agencies Issue Host State Loan-to-Deposit Ratios

The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today issued the host state loan-to-deposit ratios that they will use to determine compliance with section 109 of the Riegle-Neal Interstate Banking and Branching Efficiency Act of […]

OCC: CRA Evaluations for 17 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 May 1, 2020 through May 31, 2020. The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

OCC: Brian Brooks Becomes Acting Comptroller

Brian P. Brooks today released the following statement on becoming Acting Comptroller of the Currency. I am deeply honored to serve my country as Acting Comptroller of the Currency and lead this important and prestigious agency during this challenging time. Over the past several months, the federal banking system has […]