Beyond the immediate changes required by social distancing, the COVID-19 pandemic has “accelerated things that were in progress for a long time,” says Frank Sorrentino, chairman and CEO of ConnectOne Bank.
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The OCC will take a “serious look” at certain bank decisions not to lend to oil and gas projects in the Arctic, Acting Comptroller of the Currency Brian Brooks said in a letter to Sen. Dan Sullivan (R-Alaska) last week.
ABA today released a research study examining banks’ construction lending activity.
ABA, the Bank Policy Institute and the Consumer Bankers Association today urged the Small Business Administration and the Treasury Department to create a one-page attestation form for Paycheck Protection Program borrowers with “de minimis” loan amounts to have their loans forgiven.
The Federal Reserve today expanded the Main Street Lending Program to permit access for a broader range of 501(c)(3) and 501(c)(19) nonprofit organizations.
While the coronavirus pandemic has harmed small businesses across the board, minority small business owners report disproportionately large effects, according to the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index survey.
Small business owners’ optimism rebounded in late May and early June, according to the latest Wells Fargo/Gallup Small Business Index survey.
In a procedural notice tonight, the Small Business Administration provided guidance on the monthly Form 1502 reports that lenders must file on unpaid or unforgiven Paycheck Protection Program loans.
The American Bankers Association joined a broad coalition of nearly 150 trade associations and advocacy…
The Federal Reserve today unveiled an interactive state-by-state map listing lenders participating in the Main Street Lending Program that have chosen to be listed and are currently accepting applications from new customers.