CRA

Scrapping CRA is no solution

12/13/18

Any serious discussion of how best to update the Community Reinvestment Act for the 21st century must focus on strengthening the law, not eliminating it.

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CRA strife, fintech charter, updating AML: Inside Otting's first year

12/12/18

More acquainted with the quick decision-making style of the banking world, the comptroller of the currency found a policymaking environment in D.C. that moves at a slower pace.

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'No wonder they've had 12 straight years of losses': Comments of the Week

12/06/18

Readers sound off on the CFPB's name change, whether the Post Office should be allowed to engage in banking services and the FDIC's call to revamp the de novo process.

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Overhaul CRA? Why not eliminate it?

12/03/18

Regulators are considering reforms to the Community Reinvestment Act, but it’s not clear that the law is needed anymore.

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Best in Banking, CRA reform, Operation Choke Point: Top stories of the week

11/30/18

Zions' Harris Simmons named Banker of the Year; distilling the hopes and hang-ups around CRA reform; new grist in still ongoing debate over Operation Choke Point; and more from this week's most-read stories.

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Cheat sheet: Hopes and hang-ups on CRA reform

11/26/18

Regulators have yet to issue a formal plan for updating the Community Reinvestment Act, but a list of questions about the reform effort issued by the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency has produced a treasure trove of public feedback.

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Dems' grilling of Fed's Quarles a preview of what could come

11/14/18

On the verge of controlling the Financial Services Committee, House Democrats criticized proposed changes to the Federal Reserve Board's post-crisis supervision program.

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What bankers want from CRA reform

11/08/18

The head of the Consumer Bankers Association lays out four industry priorities for the regulatory push to overhaul the Community Reinvestment Act.

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What Democrats’ House takeover means for banks

11/07/18

The focus since the 2016 election on easing rules, tax cuts and expanding access to credit is about to be turned on its head.

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Should industry fear Waters-led banking panel?

11/07/18

The presumptive chair of the House Financial Services Committee will likely take the panel in a sharply new direction and have a new bully pulpit to criticize the Trump administration.

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