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The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) has become the latest trade group to offer a white paper offering a strategy to resolve the future of the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs)
The Independent Community Bankers of America (ICBA) has become the latest trade group to offer a white paper offering a strategy to resolve the future of the government-sponsored enterprises (GSEs).   In its white paper, the ICBA proposes that the federal government allow the GSEs to rebuild their... Keep Reading....
The co-author of the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 defended his legislation by warning that popular opinion would go against any effort to eliminate the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)
The co-author of the Dodd-Frank Act of 2010 defended his legislation by warning that popular opinion would go against any effort to eliminate the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB).   According to a report in The Hill, former Rep. Barney Frank (D-MA) used a Sunday interview on a New York... more
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has announced a proposal to amend the 2015 updates to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Final Rule in regard to information that lenders are required to collect and report related to their home loan ac
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) has announced a proposal to amend the 2015 updates to the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) Final Rule in regard to information that lenders are required to collect and report related to their home loan activity.   The CFPB noted that although most... more
The Federal Reserve has named Governor Jerome Powell to lead the Committee on Supervision and Regulation
The Federal Reserve has named Governor Jerome Powell to lead the Committee on Supervision and Regulation, replacing Daniel Tarullo.   According to a Bloomberg report, Powell will have the authority over the Fed’s functions on writing bank rules and overseeing Wall Street enforcement. Powell, who... more
Secure Insight (SSI) has announced that it has hired mortgage industry veteran Carolyn Covington as its new regional sales director based in California
Secure Insight (SSI) has announced that it has hired mortgage industry veteran Carolyn Covington as its new regional sales director based in California, focused on expanding SSI lender clients throughout the Western United States.   “We are very pleased to have Carolyn join our organization at this... more