Tag Archives: credit unions

Hensarling Previews Regulatory Reform Plan

Speaking today at ABA’s Government Relations Summit, House Financial Services Committee Chairman Jeb Hensarling (R-Texas) offered a preview of a financial regulatory reform plan that he expects to unveil soon.

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ABA Provides Background to Congress on Overreaching CU Proposals

As credit union officials hit Capitol Hill this week for an annual lobbying event, ABA today sent a letter to members of Congress that provides background information on several recent actions that would expand the scope and scale of credit unions and relevant questions for them to ask the visiting CU officials and lobbyists.

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NCUA Snubs Congress in Finalizing Business Lending Rule

The National Credit Union Administration board today voted to finalize significantly looser limits on business lending by credit unions. Among other things, the final rule exempts participations in loans to non-members from the statutory 12.25 percent member business lending cap.

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ABA, State Associations Hit Back at NCUA Membership Proposal

Proposed regulations from the National Credit Union Administration would render the concept of a common bond between credit union members meaningless, ABA said in a comment letter filed today. NCUA has proposed to expand the already loose fields of membership from which federal credit unions can draw their customers.

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