Student lending

Senate Democrats send CFPB nominee list of follow-up questions


Kathy Kraninger, a senior official at the Office of Management and Budget, largely avoided answering direct questions at her nomination hearing.


Navient chief to CFPB: 'Time to move on'


Jack Remondi issued a direct call Wednesday for the agency to drop its lawsuit against the student loan servicer. “You’ve had five years to look for your evidence, you’ve found none,” he said.


Insolvent insurer causes headache for Va. bank's student lending


Virginia National will set aside up to $950,000 to cover losses after ReliaMax, a firm that issues surety bonds for student loans, was placed into liquidation.


Breaking Banks: Two fintechs hope to solve student debt problems

07/03/18 CEO Laurel Taylor and CEO Nick Ducoff discuss approaches to helping students repay their loans and make good debt decisions.


CFPB faces tough questions over student loan moves


Senate Democrats want acting CFPB Director Mick Mulvaney to explain why the agency is no longer policing student loan lenders and servicers.


From overdraft to HMDA, rulemaking has new look at Mulvaney’s CFPB


Acting CFPB Director Mick Mulvaney has dropped agency plans to crack down on overdraft programs and large marketplace lenders. Here's what else he's changing.


AI job threat, the undying branch, Mulvaney's politicos: Top stories of the week


Artificial intelligence will reshape the job landscape at banks; people still want to open accounts at a branch; Mick Mulvaney stacks CFPB bench with political appointees; and more from this week's most-read stories.


Another black eye for Wells; Visa female execs to meet with CEO


The bank said it kept fee rebates that should have gone to a small pension fund; some women say the company “bro” culture hinders their advancement.


Mulvaney guts CFPB’s student lending office


The CFPB's acting director announced new political hires and more plans to overhaul the agency in an email Wednesday.


SoFi names longtime Goldman Sachs exec Michelle Gill as next CFO


Gill, who spent 14 years at Goldman, will fill a role that has been vacant since last summer at SoFi.