Banks moved heaven and earth to help clients through COVID-19. While examiners are stepping cautiously in exams, bankers must prepare for more probing questions.
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In light of the challenges throughout 2020, a high compliance priority will be ensuring that your interactions with your borrowers are above reproach.
The Department of Housing and Urban Development today finalized its revised standard for bringing “disparate impact” claims under the Fair Housing Act.
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…and other answers to your compliance questions in the September/October 2020 ABA Regulatory Policy and Compliance Inbox.
The OCC today cautioned banks to be vigilant about compliance risks that could arise as a result of their response to the coronavirus pandemic.
FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams today confirmed that banks should rely on borrowers’ statements certifying that their economic need is legitimate when making Paycheck Protection Program loans, referencing a recent interim final rule issued by the Small Business Administration.
AI, machine learning and alternative data are helping banks and nonbanks alike make faster decisions and expand access to credit. While fair lending concerns about “black boxes” have impeded wider adoption of these technologies, the regulatory environment is shifting.
ABA, the Consumer Bankers Association and the Housing Policy Council today welcomed the Department of Housing and Urban Development’s proposed standard for bringing “disparate impact” claims under the Fair Housing Act.
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Banks want to expand safe and sound lending across the board and remain committed to enhancing the availability of credit to all qualified borrowers.