Commercial Lending

A Conversation with the Comptroller

Frank Keating discusses top banking issues—from regulatory relief and cybersecurity to de novos and the future of the mutual charter—with Comptroller of the Currency Thomas Curry.

Read More »

Rep. Fincher Introduces Ex-Im Reauthorization Bill

Rep. Stephen Fincher (R-Tenn.) last week introduced a bill that would reauthorize the Export-Import Bank, whose congressional authority lapsed on July 1. The bill, H.R. 3611, is a companion to bipartisan legislation that enjoys broad support in the Senate.

Read More »

ABA Supports Bill to Reinstate SBA 504 Refinancing Program

ABA yesterday thanked Sens. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.) and Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.) for introducing S. 966. The bill would reinstate the Small Business Administration’s 504 Loan Refinancing Program, which has helped thousands of small firms refinance more than $5 billion in commercial real estate debt.

Read More »