In the previous quarter, banks eased terms and standards for business loans, while tightening slightly on commercial real estate loans and easing in most residential mortgage loan categories, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest senior loan officer opinion survey released today.
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Bank card delinquencies fell in the second quarter of 2018 after creeping up in the previous quarter, according to ABA’s Consumer Credit Delinquency Bulletin released today.
Five years after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau finalized a policy for trial consumer disclosures that saw exactly zero such disclosures authorized, the bureau is retooling its policy to encourage more companies to develop trial disclosures.
Twelve House Republicans today urged the FDIC and the Federal Reserve to follow the OCC’s lead by encouraging banks to return to the small-dollar loan market.
A consumer’s most recent score is the most predictive, according to recent research.
To help bankers reduce costs and provide an excellent user experience for residential and commercial construction loan customers, ABA has endorsed the construction lending platform offered by Nashville-based Built Technologies.
As economic growth continued, the number of unbanked Americans fell to 5 percent in 2017, according to the Federal Reserve’s 2017 Report on the Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households released today.