Debbie Matz joins RenoFi board of advisors


The former chairman of the National Credit Union Administration will work with the fintech to broaden its reach in the credit union space.


CFPB proposes rule to facilitate Libor transition for creditors


The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau seeks to address challenged posed by the sunset of the London interbank offered rate at the end of 2021.


Wells Fargo stops accepting home equity credit line applications


Wells Fargo will temporarily stop accepting applications for home equity lines of credit, following a similar move by rival JPMorgan Chase.


JPMorgan halts home equity loans due to coronavirus


The nation's largest bank is temporarily reducing its exposure to the mortgage market amid rising unemployment and estimates that home prices could drop by 10%.


Banks tighten lending to nervous homeowners hoping to tap equity


The worsening economy brought on by the coronavirus pandemic has big banks rethinking who they will lend to.


JPMorgan shifts scores of workers to mortgages to handle boom


Demand for home loans has been strong in recent months and is expected to increase coronavirus fears push rates lower.


Mike Cagney's new firm says it's giving banks 'a compelling reason' to use blockchain


The SoFi co-founder said Figure Technologies is working with national banks to employ its distributed ledger tech for loan originations.


Household debt hits new high as low rates boost mortgage demand


Home loan originations rose by double digits in the third quarter while auto loan originations approached an all-time high, according to new household credit data from the New York Fed.


Year's 2nd-biggest merger, bank failures, small-bank layoffs: Top stories of the week


First Horizon, Iberiabank in year's second-biggest bank merger; bank failure in New Jersey is nation's third in a week; smaller banks take a turn swinging the ax; and more from this week's most-read stories.


BBVA, Prosper partner on digital home equity lines of credit


Prosper hopes to do for lines of credit what it did for unsecured personal loans, while BBVA hopes to provide a better experience for customers.