OCC: CRA Evaluations for 14 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 September 1, 2021 through September 30, 2021.  The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

OCC: Report Shows Improvement in Mortgage Performance in Second Quarter 2021

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) reported that the performance of first-lien mortgages in the federal banking system improved during the second quarter of 2021. The OCC Mortgage Metrics Report, Second Quarter 2021 showed that 95.0 percent of mortgages included in the report were current and performing at the […]

OCC: Virtual Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committee Meeting Scheduled for September 21st

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today announced it will host a virtual public meeting of the Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committee (MDIAC) on Tuesday, September 21, 2021. The meeting is open to the public and will begin at 10:00 a.m. Eastern Daylight Time (EDT). The MDIAC […]

OCC: CRA Evaluations for 19 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 August 1, 2021 through August 31, 2021.  The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

Agencies Issue Guide to Help Community Banks Evaluate FinTech Relationships

The federal bank regulatory agencies today released a guide intended to help community banks assess risks when considering relationships with financial technology (fintech) companies. Community banks are entering into business arrangements with fintech companies to offer enhanced products and services to their customers, increase efficiency, and reduce internal costs. This […]

OCC: Fourth Quarter 2021 and First Quarter 2022 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 fourth quarter 2021 and first quarter 2022. The OCC encourages public comment on the national banks and federal savings associations scheduled to be evaluated under the […]

OCC: Updated Contact Information Issued for Certain Notices and Posters Regarding CRA, Fair Housing Act and Equal Credit Opportunity Act

Summary This bulletin informs national banks, federal savings associations, and federal branches and agencies of foreign banking organizations (collectively, banks) of the appropriate names and addresses for notices required by the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) and Equal Credit Opportunity Act, and for posters under the Fair Housing Act. Banks should […]

OCC: CRA Evaluations Released for 14 National Banks and Federal Savings Associations

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 July 1, 2021 through July 31, 2021. The list contains only national banks, federal savings associations, and insured federal branches of foreign banks […]

Interagency Statement on Community Reinvestment Act Joint Agency Action

The Federal Reserve Board, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) are committed to working together to jointly strengthen and modernize regulations implementing the Community Reinvestment Act (CRA). The agencies have broad authority and responsibility for implementing the CRA. Joint agency […]