ABA is strongly encouraging Congress to move ahead with bills that will enhance America’s cybersecurity.
The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau today issued an interpretive rule intended to help lenders comply with the requirement in its mortgage servicing and high-cost mortgage rules to provide a list — shortly after a borrower applies for a mortgage — of Department of Housing and Urban Development-approved housing counselors nearby.
In the first quarter, ABA spokespeople fielded 576 media calls and the association appeared in 543 news stories, according to the latest ABA Public Relations Quarterly Report.
ABA President and CEO Frank Keating discussed regulatory burden and reforming the Farm Credit System in several local North Dakota and South Dakota radio interviews this week.
NCR, a leading provider of consumer transaction technologies, today announced that it is launching a new cloud-based enterprise software platform for ATMs. The software, called Kalpana, runs ATMs remotely on an Android operating system and is designed to reduce costs and increase ATM security.
The OCC today updated its Comptroller’s Handbook guidance on trade finance and services, consolidating three previous booklets issued in 1994, 1998 and 1999.
The Department of Labor today re-proposed a rule redefining who counts as a fiduciary under the Employee Retirement Income Security Act.
By a bipartisan 286-140 vote, the House today passed H.R. 685, a bill introduced by Rep. Bill Huizenga (R-Mich.) that would provide needed clarifications on the Qualified Mortgage rule’s points and fees test as part of ABA’s Agenda for America’s Hometown Banks.
The OCC today updated its Comptroller’s Handbook guidance on complying with the Real Estate Settlement Procedures Act and Regulation X.