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05/05/2016

Housing

FHFA Raises Fannie, Freddie Multifamily Lending Caps

05/05/2016

Regulation

CFPB Posts Recording of TRID Implementation Webinar

05/05/2016

De Novos

FDIC: Most Recent De Novos Healthy

05/04/2016

Thrifts

SEC Finalizes ICBA-Advocated Registration Fix

05/04/2016

Lending

Treasury: Community Banks the Heart of State Small Business Initiative

05/04/2016

Housing

ICBA: Freddie Loss Shows Need to End GSE Profit Sweep

05/04/2016

Advocacy

ICBA’s Hartings at White House: Community Banks Key to Rural Economy

05/03/2016

Member News

CSI REPORTS RECORD FISCAL YEAR 2016 RESULTS

05/03/2016

Executive Compensation

Fed Follows FDIC on Incentive Pay Plan

05/03/2016

Regulation

Regulators Propose Compliance Rating System Changes

05/03/2016

Lending

Banks Report Tighter C&I, CRE Loan Standards

05/02/2016

Bank Failures

Tennessee Bank Closed by Regulators

05/02/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: SWIFT Breach Underscores ACH Risks

05/02/2016

Mobile

Agencies Issue Guidance on Mobile Financial Services

05/02/2016

Accounting

Community Bank Successes on FASB Makes Headlines

04/29/2016

Security

Payments Coalition Endorses ICBA-Backed Data Security Act

04/29/2016

FinTech

Report: CFPB Has Plans for Online Marketplace Lenders

04/29/2016

Regulation

CFPB Tells ICBA it Intends to Amend TRID

04/28/2016

Regulators

OCC Issues Guidance on Records Retention

04/28/2016

Deposit Insurance

FDIC Updates Employee Deposit Insurance Guide

04/28/2016

Subchapter S

ICBA-Backed Bill Seeks S-Corp Tax Parity

04/28/2016

Accounting

ICBA: FASB Continues Progress with Revised Accounting Disclosures

04/27/2016

Regulation

CFPB Posts New Small-Creditor Lending Resources

04/27/2016

Systemic Risk

New ‘Stable Funding Ratio’ Proposed for Megabanks

04/27/2016

Executive Compensation

Regulators’ Incentive Pay Plan Exempts Some Community Banks

04/27/2016

Deposit Insurance

FDIC Approves Revised Community Bank Assessment Formulas

04/27/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Outlines Key Advocacy Issues to Reporters

04/27/2016

Advocacy

Moran: Noble Image Drives Community Bank Policy Victories

04/26/2016

Executive Compensation

FDIC Taking Up Incentive Pay Regulation Today

04/26/2016

Congress

ICBA Supports Bill to Clean Up Fed Dividend Cut

04/26/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Policy Summit Kicks Off with Regulator Meetings

04/25/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Covers Latest Risks to Community Institutions

04/25/2016

Accounting

ICBA Cites CECL Progress, Pushes Disclosure Fixes

04/22/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Formally Supports Expanded Community Bank Mortgage Relief

04/22/2016

Congress

ICBA Backs Creation of Treasury Committee on Community Banking

04/22/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Supports Bills Tackling Expanded HMDA Reporting

04/22/2016

Executive Compensation

Community Banks Get Breaks Under Incentive Pay Plan

04/21/2016

Technology

Report: Public-Private Collaboration Needed on FinTech Oversight

04/21/2016

Inclusion

Gruenberg: Mobile Offers Solutions to Underbanked Access

04/21/2016

Regulation

FDIC Meeting Next Week on Incentive Compensation

04/21/2016

Regulation

CFPB: Bank Fees a ‘Hidden’ Cost of Online Payday Loans

04/21/2016

Regulatory Relief

House Bills Target Expanded HMDA Reporting

04/20/2016

Congress

Senators Seek GAO Report on Fintech Oversight

04/20/2016

Payments

Visa: U.S. Now World’s Largest Chip Card Market

04/20/2016

Payments

Visa Issues Free EMV Upgrade for Faster Checkout Times

04/20/2016

Federal Reserve

Fed Community Banks Now Eligible for Off-Site Loan Reviews

04/19/2016

Payments

Op-Ed: Debit Interchange Windfall for Retailers Costs Consumers

04/19/2016

Housing

Shelby Seeks Federal Studies on Fannie, Freddie Oversight

04/19/2016

Regulation

Regulators Restarting Incentive Compensation Rulemaking

04/18/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Report Offers More on Mobile Fraud Alert

04/18/2016

Security

ICBA Issues Cyber Insurance White Paper

04/15/2016

Security

White House Cybersecurity Panel Takes Shape

04/15/2016

Congress

Senate Ag Panel Advances CFTC Reauthorization

04/15/2016

Housing

Fannie, Freddie Roll Out Principal-Reduction Program

04/15/2016

Plan for Prosperity

House Passes ICBA-Advocated Holding Company Relief

04/14/2016

Congress

Senate Ag Panel Marking Up CFTC Reauthorization

04/14/2016

Congress

Committee Passes CFPB Accountability Bill

04/14/2016

Security

FBI, FS-ISAC Issue Alert on Mobile, Digital Wallet Fraud

04/14/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

ICBA Rebuts Dimon Claims About Community Bank Dependence

04/14/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Urges Passage of Holding Company Relief Ahead of House Vote

04/13/2016

Regulators

OCC Releases Agency Risk Appetite Statement

04/13/2016

Courts

Judges Skeptical of CFPB Authority in PHH Case

04/13/2016

Accounting

ICBA-Advocated FASB Reforms Spotlighted in American Banker

04/12/2016

Member News

Malauzai Partners with Financial Management Solution Provider, Geezeo

04/12/2016

Wall Street

Goldman Sachs MBS Settlement Totals $5 Billion

04/12/2016

Plan for Prosperity

House Vote on Holding Company Relief Expected This Week

04/12/2016

Regulators

Court Battle on CFPB Authority Starts Today

04/11/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: Community Institutions Face Cybersecurity ‘New Normal’

04/11/2016

Accounting

Senators Encourage Continued FASB Dialogue on CECL Standard

04/11/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

Fine Counters Dimon’s Backhanded ‘Call for Truce’

04/08/2016

Regulators

Curry: ‘Responsible Innovation’ Offers Industry Positive Signs

04/08/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Urges CFPB Reg Relief at Senate Hearing

04/08/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Holding Company Relief Headed to House Floor

04/07/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Lays Out CFPB Reform Proposals for Hearing

04/07/2016

Regulation

DOL Finalizes Fiduciary Rule for Retirement Advisers

04/07/2016

Regulators

Hoenig: Reg Relief, Strategic Adaptation Key for Community Banks

04/07/2016

De Novos

FDIC Makes ICBA-Advocated Cut to De Novo Review Period

04/06/2016

Regulators

FDIC Issues Corporate Governance Edition of Supervisory Insights

04/06/2016

Regulators

CFPB Issues Guidance on Submitting Credit Card Agreements

04/06/2016

Congress

Senate Panel Hears Costly Downside to Debit Interchange Controls

04/06/2016

De Novos

Report: FDIC Preparing Plan to Spur De Novo Charters

04/05/2016

Member News

COCC Finishes 2015 with Record Growth, Top Client Grades and Renewed Recognition as Employer of Choice

04/05/2016

Congress

Senate Panel Takes on Consumer Regs, Nominations This Week

04/05/2016

Regulation

Q1 Call Reports Due April 30

04/05/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

Fed’s Kashkari: Ending TBTF Benefits Community Banks

04/05/2016

Accounting

ICBA Success on CECL Reforms Makes Headlines

04/04/2016

Economy

Employers Add 215K Jobs in March

04/04/2016

Payments

Two-Thirds of MasterCard Credit Cards Have Chips

04/04/2016

Accounting

FASB Includes ICBA-Advocated Reforms in CECL Proposal

04/01/2016

Lending

Fine: Fed Study Shows Small-Biz Importance of Community Banks

04/01/2016

Regulation

CFPB Aligns Compliance Guides with Mortgage Relief Rule

04/01/2016

Regulators

OCC Issues Plan on Responsible Banking Innovation

04/01/2016

Accounting

ICBA’s Zimmerman Meeting with CECL Transition Group Today

03/31/2016

Lending

Mortgage Performance Improves in Q4

03/31/2016

Technology

Fed: Mobile Banking, Payments Continue Rising in 2015

03/31/2016

Lending

Fine: Study Affirms Community Banks’ Small-Biz Leadership

03/31/2016

In the News

ICBA Rebuts Errant Reporting on Community Bank Security

03/30/2016

Payments

Fed Taps McKinsey for Faster Payments Task Force

03/30/2016

Federal Reserve

Yellen: Fed Proceeding Cautiously on Rate Increases

03/30/2016

Fraud

OCC Reports Fictitious Correspondence

03/30/2016

Regulatory Relief

House Coalition Urges Agencies to Tailor Community Bank Regs

03/30/2016

Regulatory Relief

Agencies Cite Mandated Reforms in EGRPRA Progress Report

03/29/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Lawmakers: ICBA Essential to TRID Inquiry

03/29/2016

Regulatory Relief

Fine: Mortgage Relief Recognizes Community Banks’ Unique Role

03/29/2016

Accounting

ICBA Leadership Banker Named to CECL Transition Group

03/28/2016

Member News

Kasasa® Introduces Enhanced, Data-Driven

03/28/2016

Survey

College Students Are Staying Out of Debt, Survey Says

03/28/2016

Regulators

Basel Proposal Would Alter Capital Risk Weights for Large Banks

03/28/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Releases Summary on CFPB Mortgage Relief Rule

03/25/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Spotlights Cybersecurity Info Sharing Act

03/25/2016

Housing

FHFA: Fannie, Freddie Delinquency Rates at New Lows

03/25/2016

Regulation

Fed Releases TRID Webinar on Construction Loans

03/25/2016

Security

DOJ Issues Indictments for Major Financial Services Cyberattacks

03/25/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Issues Summary on CFPB Mortgage Relief Rule

03/24/2016

Economy

New-Home Sales Rise on Western Surge

03/24/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Backs Senate Bill Expanding Charter Flexibility for Thrifts

03/24/2016

Regulators

CFPB Issues Advisory on Preventing Elder Financial Abuse

03/24/2016

Congress

ICBA Seeks Senate Consideration of Key Nominations

03/24/2016

Plan for Prosperity

CFPB Issues Executive Summary on Mortgage Relief Rule

03/23/2016

Regulators

CFPB Servicemember Complaints Focus on Debt Collection

03/23/2016

Payments

Interchange Price Controls Targeted in Coalition Letter

03/23/2016

Regulators

FDIC Hosting Conference on Community Bank Long-Term Success

03/23/2016

Fair Lending

SCOTUS Upholds Ruling on Gender Discrimination Claims

03/23/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA-Advocated Rule Expands Community Bank Mortgage Relief

03/22/2016

Member News

CSI Achieves 100 Percent Renewal of Core Contracts

03/22/2016

M&A

Fed Approves Goldman Acquisition of GE Capital Deposits

03/22/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Issues Crisis Response Playbook

03/22/2016

Agriculture

ICBA Requests Higher Budget, Loan Limits for USDA Guaranteed Loans

03/22/2016

Regulation

Agencies Issue Customer Identification Guidance on Prepaid Cards

03/22/2016

Courts

High Court Delays Decision on Regulatory Preemption Case

03/22/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Urges Significant Reforms Under Regulatory Review

03/22/2016

Military Lending

House Passes ICBA-Backed Servicemember Foreclosure Protection Extension

03/21/2016

Economy

Rural Index Up Slightly as Ag Sector Continues to Struggle

03/21/2016

Federal Reserve

Reserve Bank Remittances Top $117B in 2015

03/21/2016

Congress

Treasury’s Lew Testifying Tomorrow Before Banking Panel

03/21/2016

Regulation

Hoenig: Community Bank-Style Exams Appropriate for Megabanks

03/21/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Expanded Charter Flexibility for Federal Thrifts Introduced in Senate

03/21/2016

Data Security

Target, Home Depot Data Breach Deadlines This Week

03/18/2016

Security

American Express Warns of Third-Party Data Breach: Report

03/18/2016

Housing

ICBA to FHFA: Follow All Provisions of HERA

03/18/2016

Subchapter S

ICBA Joins Launch of Tax-Relief Coalition

03/18/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Lawmakers Seek QM Relief Through Spending Bill

03/18/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Maintains Pressure on Regulators for Call Report Relief

03/18/2016

Accounting

ICBA to FASB: Consider Local Communities While Finalizing CECL Plan

03/18/2016

Payments

Large Merchants Reportedly Requiring PIN for Debit Transactions

03/17/2016

Member News

Geezeo Launches Partnership with King Fish Media to Offer Strategic Digital Content Solutions

03/17/2016

Agriculture

Years of Low Farm Prices, Income Predicted

03/17/2016

Congress

Treasury’s Lew Testifying Next Week Before Banking Panel

03/17/2016

Economy

Single-Family Starts, Permits Rise in February

03/17/2016

Regulation

OCC Updates Guidance on Oil, Gas Lending

03/17/2016

Monetary Policy

Fed Projects Fewer Rate Hikes in 2016

03/17/2016

Regulators

CFPB Answering TRID Questions in Webinar Next Month

03/17/2016

Operation Choke Point

Inspector General: FDIC Pressure on Refund Loans ‘Unprecedented’

03/17/2016

Regulation

CFPB’s Cordray Faces Off Against House Committee

03/16/2016

Regional News

FDIC Announces Relief Following Louisiana Storms

03/16/2016

Payments

ICBA Pushing Back Against Retailer Interchange Push

03/16/2016

Lending

FHA Updates Lender, Loan Certifications

03/16/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Luetkemeyer Pushes Appropriators to Advance Reg Relief

03/16/2016

Regulatory Relief

Three-Quarters of House Urge CFPB to Target Community Bank Regs

03/16/2016

Deposit Insurance

FDIC Approves DIF Plan with Offset for Smaller Banks

03/15/2016

Payments

Op-Ed: PIN Mandates Would Inhibit Innovative Choice

03/15/2016

Technology

FDIC Issues Video on Outsourcing Tech Services

03/15/2016

Regulation

ICBA: Minimize Disruption from HMDA Rule

03/15/2016

Regulation

OCC Proposes Changes to Reduce Regulatory Burden

03/14/2016

Bank Failures

Wisconsin Bank Closed by Regulators

03/14/2016

On Tap

FDIC Board, Key Committees Meeting This Week

03/14/2016

Regulation

Research: Economic Effect of Bank Supervision Underestimated

03/11/2016

Agriculture

Farmer Mac Raises Dividend on Record Business Volume

03/11/2016

Regulators

OCC Hosting Minority Bank Advisory Committee Meeting

03/11/2016

Millennials

NAR: Millennial Homebuyers Heading to the ’Burbs

03/11/2016

Congress

CFPB’s Cordray on Capitol Hill Next Week

03/11/2016

Security

Study: Social Media Rising Source of Cyber-Attacks

03/11/2016

Flood Insurance

FDIC Issues Updated Flood Insurance Videos

03/11/2016

Congress

ICBA to Congress: Bar Higher G-Fees for Unrelated Spending

03/10/2016

Regulators

FDIC Board Meeting Next Week on DIF Funding

03/10/2016

Regulators

Cordray Brushes Off Enforcement Criticisms

03/10/2016

Agriculture

ICBA Opposes Additional Ag Cuts in 2017

03/10/2016

Credit Unions

NCUA’s Matz Stepping Down

03/09/2016

Cybersecurity

FDIC Publishes Bank Customer’s Guide to Cybersecurity

03/09/2016

Regulation

CFPB Late-2015 Exams Transfer $14.3M to Consumers

03/09/2016

Regulatory Relief

Senator Grills Treasury’s Lew on Community Bank Relief

03/08/2016

Economy

Consumer Credit Slows in January

03/08/2016

Consumer Protection

ICBA Shares Tips for National Consumer Protection Week

03/08/2016

Regulators

CFPB Now Accepting Complaints on Online Marketplace Lenders

03/07/2016

Member News

Kasasa® Enhances Consumer Rewards Accounts with New Credit Card Option

03/07/2016

Regulation

FDIC Outlines Extension of 18-Month Exam Cycle

03/07/2016

Security

Senator Pushes Cybersecurity Coordination by Regulators

03/07/2016

Data Security

ICBA Audio Call on Home Depot Lawsuit Next Week

03/07/2016

Regulation

Agencies Clarify Expectations for Use of Property Evaluations

03/07/2016

Regulation

Regulators Confirm Grandfathered Treatment of CDO TruPS

03/04/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Spotlights Tax-Scam Warnings

03/04/2016

GSEs

Fannie, Freddie Add 102 Small Lenders in 2015

03/04/2016

Credit Union

Credit Union Deposits Top $1 Trillion

03/04/2016

Deposit Insurance

ICBA Commends FDIC Changes to Assessment Plan

03/04/2016

Small Business

Study: Small Businesses Best Served by Community Banks

03/03/2016

Regulators

CFPB Targets Online Payment System Dwolla

03/03/2016

Security

FDIC Holding National Consumer Protection Week Webinar

03/03/2016

Regulators

FDIC Clarifies Guidance on Abandoned Foreclosures

03/03/2016

Military Lending

ICBA to Congress: Extend Servicemember Foreclosure Protection

03/03/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA-Backed TAILOR Act Passes Committee

03/03/2016

Regulatory Relief

CFPB Launches Process for Expanding Rural Designations

03/03/2016

Member News

Redi introduces call centre service

03/02/2016

Member News

CSI DECLARES $0.25 PER SHARE CASH DIVIDEND

03/02/2016

Economy

ISM: Manufacturing Contracts Again in February

03/02/2016

Prepaid

CFPB: Consumer Complaints on Prepaid Products Spike

03/02/2016

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Advocates Tailored Regulation Ahead of Markup

03/02/2016

Courts

ICBA Challenges Ruling Threatening Mortgage Modifications

03/01/2016

Regulation

FDIC, OCC Issue Q2 CRA Evaluation Schedules

03/01/2016

Regulators

OCC Issues Bulletin on BSA Noncompliance

03/01/2016

Cybersecurity

ICBA Issues Summary of Info-Sharing Guidance

03/01/2016

On Tap

House Panel Considering Tailored Regulation Bill Tomorrow

03/01/2016

Grassroots

Community Bankers Can Build Support for Plan with Custom Letter

03/01/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Fine: No Need to Wait Till November for Regulatory Relief

02/29/2016

Member News

Kasasa®’s Responsive Online Marketing Platform FIRSTBranch® Strengthens User Experience

02/29/2016

Monetary Policy

Fed’s Brainard: Economic Realities Limit U.S. Policy Divergence

02/29/2016

Accounting

FASB Denies Congressional Critique of Disastrous CECL Plan

02/29/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Urges Congressional Support for Priority Legislation

02/29/2016

Operation Choke Point

Luetkemeyer Seeks FDIC Records on Account Terminations

02/29/2016

Member News

Access Softek to Offer Geezeo Powered PFM

02/26/2016

Security

Krebs: ’Tis the Season for Tax Fraud

02/26/2016

Swaps

CFTC: Data Reporting Has Improved Swap Transparency

02/26/2016

Agriculture

ICBA to Congress: Protect Crop Insurance Budget

02/26/2016

Regulators

CFPB Lays Out Regulatory Goals for Next Two Years

02/26/2016

Accounting

FASB Issues Final Accounting Standards Update on Lease Accounting

02/26/2016

Accounting

ICBA to Regulators: Avoid Harmful Change to Investment Accounting

02/25/2016

Member News

NYMBUS Announces Partnership with Personal Finance Management Solutions Provider, Geezeo

02/25/2016

Congress

ICBA Backs Education Savings Account Reforms

02/25/2016

Agriculture

Vilsack, Congress: What to Do About Rural Slump

02/25/2016

Credit Unions

ICBA to Congress: Hold Credit Unions to Their Mission

02/25/2016

Payments

Op-Ed: Merchants Ignore Consumer Toll of Interchange Price Controls

02/24/2016

Regulators

CFPB Takes on Citi for Debt Sales and Collection

02/24/2016

Quarterly Banking Profile

Community Bank Earnings Rise to $5.1B in Fourth Quarter

02/24/2016

Credit Unions

ICBA Grounds Credit Union Washington Fly-In

02/23/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: New Ransomware Spreading Quickly

02/23/2016

Lending

ICBA: Relax Guidance on Lending in Areas Targeted for Revitalization

02/23/2016

Financial Literacy

Less Than Half of U.S. Households Report Good Savings Progress

02/23/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Launches 2016 Regulatory Relief Platform

02/23/2016

In the News

ICBA Pitch Renews Debate Over Fannie, Freddie Capital

02/22/2016

Member News

Kasasa® Launches New Auto Loan Program, Kasasa FuelTM

02/22/2016

Economy

Index: Rural Economy Remains Weak

02/22/2016

Federal Reserve

Fed Reappoints Reserve Bank Presidents, VPs

02/22/2016

This Week

FDIC Releasing Quarterly Banking Profile Tomorrow

02/22/2016

GSEs

Fannie Mae Reports $2.5B Q4 Net Income

02/22/2016

Financial Literacy

ICBA Encourages Americans to Save During America Saves Week

02/22/2016

Plan for Prosperity

Agencies Finalize Exam Relief for More Than 600 Banks

02/22/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Launches 2016 Plan for Prosperity Reg Relief Platform

02/19/2016

GSEs

Freddie Mac Reports $2.2B Q4 Profit

02/19/2016

Regulators

CFPB Publishes HMDA File Specifications for 2017, 2018 Data

02/19/2016

Regulators

CFPB Issues Policy on No-Action Letter

02/19/2016

Federal Reserve

Fed Issues Interim Final Rule on FAST Act Dividend Change

02/19/2016

In the News

ICBA Awaits FASB’s Updated Draft to Address CECL Concerns

02/19/2016

Security

ICBA Issues Summary of Cybersecurity National Action Plan

02/19/2016

Credit Unions

ICBA: NCUA Sidesteps Congress with Biz-Lending Rule

02/18/2016

Economy

Housing Starts Drop, Producer Prices Rise in January

02/18/2016

Federal Reserve

Market Instability Drives Fed Debate Over Rates: Minutes

02/18/2016

Regulators

FDIC Proposes Deposit Account Recordkeeping Requirements

02/18/2016

Lending

FHFA Makes Final HARP Push for 367K Borrowers

02/18/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Urges FHFA to Let Fannie, Freddie Build Capital

02/17/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Spotlights New Cybersecurity National Action Plan

02/17/2016

Security

Guidance Helps Private Entities Share Cyber-Info Under CISA

02/17/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

Minneapolis Fed Launches Initiative to End Too-Big-To-Fail

02/16/2016

Regulators

OCC Issues Revised Installment Lending, Risk Management Booklets

02/16/2016

In the News

ICBA-Backed Short-Form Call Report Bill Makes Headlines

02/16/2016

Regulation

Senators Keep Pressure on Mandatory Regulatory Review

02/12/2016

Lending

FSA Outlines Lender Status Report Requirements

02/12/2016

Regulators

FDIC Board Meeting Next Week on Recordkeeping Rule

02/12/2016

Federal Reserve

Fed Continues Regulatory Transfer to CFPB

02/12/2016

Regulation

Subcommittee, CFPB Spar Over Payday Loan Regulation

02/12/2016

Military Lending Act

Deadline for MLA Database Opt-in is Monday, Questionnaire Due Feb. 19

02/12/2016

Payments

Poll: Consumers Want Choice, Security at the Register

02/11/2016

Federal Reserve

Fischer: Fed Retains Lender-of-Last Resort Function

02/11/2016

Federal Reserve

Yellen: Fed Remains Accommodative Amid Market Stress

02/11/2016

Credit Unions

Report: Comments on Expansionist Credit Union Plan Top 10K

02/11/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Advocates New Short-Form Call Report Bill

02/11/2016

Regulation

CFPB Clarifies Tolerances for TRID Rule

02/11/2016

Military Lending Act

Deadline for MLA Database Opt-in is Monday, Questionnaire Due Feb. 19

02/10/2016

Member News

Free Report: Bankers as Buyers 2016

02/10/2016

Member News

Intranets for Cost Efficiency

02/10/2016

Regulators

FDIC Releases 2016 Stress Testing Scenarios

02/10/2016

Agriculture

USDA Budget Proposes Sharp Cuts to Crop Insurance

02/10/2016

Security

ICBA: Cybersecurity Action Plan Can Further Cyber-Collaboration

02/10/2016

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA Supports Call Report Relief Legislation

02/09/2016

On Tap

Fed’s Yellen On the Hill This Week

02/09/2016

In the News

ICBA to FASB: More Outreach Needed

02/09/2016

Credit Unions

ICBA: Expansionist Credit Union Plan Flouts Authority

02/08/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: Top Fraud Trends Covered

02/08/2016

Economy

Employment Rises by 151K in January

02/08/2016

In the News

ICBA Campaign to De-Fang CECL Makes Headlines

02/05/2016

Regulator

ICBA Meets with FDIC on Brokered Deposits

02/05/2016

Congress

House Approves Housing Reform Bill

02/05/2016

In the News

ICBA Continues Media Campaign Against FASB Plan

02/05/2016

Advocacy

ICBA to FASB: Hit Stop Button on Accounting Plan

02/04/2016

Operation Choke Point

ICBA Voices Strong Support of Bill Taking on Operation Choke Point

02/04/2016

Grassroots

Keep Letters Coming on Credit Union Power Grab

02/04/2016

In the News

ICBA Push Back on FASB Proposal Making Headlines

02/04/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Community Bankers Meeting Today with FASB

02/03/2016

Military Lending

Deadline for Military Lending Act Database Opt-in Feb. 15, Questionnaire Deadline Feb. 19

02/03/2016

Agriculture

Farm Loan Volumes Remain Strong

02/03/2016

Housing

Fannie, Freddie Announce Dispute Process for Seller/Servicers

02/03/2016

Settlement

Indirect Auto Lending Enforcement Action – Equal Credit Opportunity Act

02/03/2016

Unbanked

CFPB Encourages Broader Checking Account Access

02/03/2016

Compliance

CFPB Issues Bulletin on Information Provided to CRAs

02/03/2016

Grassroots

Last Chance for FASB, Credit Union Outreach

02/03/2016

Congress

House Approves ICBA-Backed Municipal Bond Bill

02/02/2016

Regulators

Coalition Letter Calls for Private Exclusion from Lease Accounting Standard

02/02/2016

Regulatory

FDIC Publishes Winter 2015 Supervisor Highlights

02/02/2016

Advocacy

Bipartisan Congressional Letter Backs ICBA Case Against FASB Plan

02/01/2016

Economy

GDP Rises a Weak 0.7 Percent in 4Q

02/01/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: Fraud Risks Continue to Evolve

02/01/2016

Grassroots

Last Chance for FASB, Credit Union Outreach

02/01/2016

Military Lending

Deadline for Military Lending Act Database Opt-in Extended to Feb. 15

01/29/2016

Complaint Department

CFPB Says It’s Handled 790K Consumer Complaints

01/29/2016

Regulators

Fed Issues 2016 Stress Test Scenarios for Largest Banks

01/29/2016

Regulators

OCC Issues Stress Test Scenarios for Banks Over $10B

01/29/2016

In the News

Cyber, Ag, Housing Also Making Headlines

01/29/2016

Credit Unions

ICBA Challenge to NCUA Plan Making Headlines

01/28/2016

Monetary Policy

FOMC Holds Rates Steady, Cites Slower Growth

01/28/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

ICBA Backs Proposed Fed Standards for Megabanks

01/28/2016

Regulation

ICBA: FinCEN Understates Cost of Due-Diligence Rule

01/27/2016

Member News

D3 Banking Celebrates Breakthroughs for Digital Banking in 2015

01/27/2016

Economy

Consumer Confidence Bolstered in January

01/27/2016

Economy

Case-Shiller: Home Prices Rise in November

01/27/2016

Military Lending

ICBA Seeks Extended Deadline for Database Opt-In

01/26/2016

Member News

MX Further Strengthens Its Executive Leadership with Appointment of Former Intel, Fiserv CMO

01/26/2016

Member News

ProfitStars, ICBA Expand Preferred Service Provider Relationship

01/26/2016

Security

ICBA Seeks Updated Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

01/26/2016

Grassroots

Keep Letters Coming on Credit Union Power Grab

01/26/2016

In the News

Report: Financial Industry Following ICBA Lead on FASB

01/25/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: Pay Close Attention to Cyber-Insurance Policies

01/25/2016

In the News

Report: FDIC Reverses Course Following ICBA Advocacy

01/25/2016

Grassroots

Continue Weighing in Against Credit Union Encroachment

01/25/2016

Go Local

Blog: Delay Engaging Millennials at Your Own Risk

01/22/2016

Grassroots

Remind NCUA That Congress Sets Credit Union Law

01/22/2016

Plan for Prosperity

FDIC Advances ICBA-Advocated Exam Relief

01/21/2016

Member News

Fiserv Agrees to Acquire ACI Worldwide's Community Financial Services Business

01/21/2016

Military Lending

Feb. 1 Deadline Approaching for Military Lending Act Database Access

01/21/2016

Regulators

FDIC Taking Up Community Bank Relief Today

01/21/2016

Grassroots

Fight Back Against Latest Credit Union Power Grab

01/20/2016

Regulators

FDIC: Closely Held Banks Have Unique Challenges, Opportunities

01/20/2016

Personnel

ICBA Regional Calling Officer Expands Territory

01/20/2016

Security

Cyber-Insurance Suit Has Implications for Fraud Policies

01/20/2016

Security

ICBA Requests Updated Cybersecurity Assessment Tool

01/19/2016

Member News

CSI’s 2016 Banking Priorities Study Highlights Technology, Loan Growth as Greatest Areas of Opportunity

01/19/2016

Too-Big-To-Fail

Agencies Back Basel Auditing Guidance for Megabanks

01/19/2016

Security

FS-ISAC Community Institution Council Activity Rising

01/19/2016

Regulators

CFPB Seeking Community Bank Council Applicants

01/19/2016

Advocacy

Make Voice Heard Ahead of ICBA-FASB Meeting

01/15/2016

Capital

Basel Panel Advances Capital Plan for Megabank Trading

01/15/2016

Security

Hyatt Hotels Affected by Breach Announced

01/15/2016

Making News

ICBA Continues Ringing Up Headlines on Key Advocacy Efforts

01/15/2016

Editorial

Op-Ed: Differentiate Between Community Banks, Wall Street

01/14/2016

Economy

Fed’s Beige Book: Economic Activity Up in 9 of 12 Districts

01/14/2016

Grassroots

Continue Weighing in Against Costly Accounting Revamp

01/14/2016

In the News

Report: Decision on FHLBanks Big Victory for Community Banks

01/13/2016

Member News

ProfitStars Opens Attendance for PEC 2016

01/13/2016

Member News

Kasasa® by BancVue® Announces Strategic Investment Partnership

01/13/2016

Op-Ed

Hurley: Recent Bank Guilty Pleas Aren’t Enough

01/13/2016

Bad Ideas

ICBA Rejects Bill to Deliver Postal Banking

01/13/2016

Federal Home Loan Banks

FHFA Drops ICBA-Opposed Asset Test from FHLBank Rule

01/12/2016

Security

FS-ISAC: New Banking Trojan Undetectable

01/12/2016

Federal Reserve

Reserve Banks Transfer $97.7B to Treasury

01/12/2016

Regulators

ICBA to FHFA: Reconsider Mortgage Borrower Survey

01/12/2016

In the News

Report: ICBA Premium Proposal Contrasts with Megabanks

01/12/2016

Advocacy

ICBA-FASB Meeting on Accounting Concerns Making News

01/11/2016

Congress

Sen. Brown Seeks Funding to Expand Access for Underbanked

01/11/2016

Millennials

Studies: Millennials Financially Fragile, But Improving Savers

01/11/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Meeting with FASB on Accounting Update Concerns

01/11/2016

Member News

CSI REPORTS THIRD QUARTER RESULTS, Announces $5 Million Stock Buyback Program

01/08/2016

Regulators

CFPB Names New Acting Deputy Director

01/08/2016

Lending

Mortgage Credit Availability Dips in December

01/08/2016

Regulators

CFPB Seeks Public Input on HMDA Data Resubmission Guidelines

01/08/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Calls for Community Banker Meeting with Full FASB Board

01/07/2016

In the News

Op-Ed: Dismiss the ‘Big Myth’ About Fannie and Freddie

01/07/2016

Accounting

Continued FASB Grassroots Key Ahead of Roundtable

01/07/2016

Advocacy

Fine: Responsiveness Is Key to Another Productive Year

01/06/2016

Congress

House Convenes with Senate Returning Next Week

01/06/2016

Deposit Insurance

ICBA Backs Faster Execution of Community Bank Assessment Credits

01/06/2016

Accounting

Community Banks Score Updated Accounting Plan for Financial Assets, Liabilities

01/05/2016

Accounting

Take On Costly Accounting Plan Ahead of Roundtable

01/05/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Recommends Additional Changes to Brokered Deposit Guidance

01/05/2016

Regulation

GAO, Dallas Fed Report on Community Bank Burden

01/04/2016

Grassroots

Continue Weighing in Against Costly Accounting Revamp

01/04/2016

In the News

In the News

01/04/2016

Accounting

FASB to Host CECL Roundtable

01/04/2016

Advocacy

ICBA Urges Fast Application of Highway Law Reg Relief

12/23/2015

Regulation

CFPB Announces 2016 Reg C, Z Asset Thresholds

12/23/2015

Regulation

Agencies Update CRA Asset-Size Thresholds

12/22/2015

Regulators

Fed Advances Stricter Capital Guidelines on Large Banks

12/22/2015

Data

Brookings: Community Banks Outperform Megabanks

12/22/2015

Blog

Fine: FASB Not Listening to Community Bankers

12/21/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Makes Case for Info-Sharing in Latest Risk Report

12/21/2015

Blog

Fine: FASB Fabrications Show Disconnect with Reality

12/21/2015

Accounting

ICBA Letter Taking on FASB Comments Making Headlines

12/21/2015

Congress

Congress Sends Spending Bill, Tax Extenders to President

12/18/2015

Regulation

FDIC Amending Change-in-Control Procedures

12/18/2015

Regulation

Agencies Seeking Final Round of EGRPRA Comments

12/18/2015

Congress

House Passes Tax Extenders with Spending Votes Today

12/17/2015

Regulators

OCC Spotlights Underwriting, Cybersecurity Risks

12/17/2015

Regulation

CFPB Launches Tool for Determining Rural, Underserved Areas

12/17/2015

Monetary Policy

Fed Approves First Rate Increase Since ’06

12/17/2015

Advocacy

ICBA Summary Details Key Highway Law Provisions

12/17/2015

Accounting

ICBA Releases Letter Taking on FASB Comments

12/17/2015

Congress

Budget Deal Includes Beneficial Tax Extenders, Cyber Legislation

12/16/2015

Regulators

FHFA Proposes Rule Expanding Fannie, Freddie Duty to Underserved Markets

12/16/2015

Advocacy

Key Lawmakers Back ICBA Push for HMDA Relief

12/16/2015

Advocacy

ICBA Leadership: FASB Comments Slander Community Banks

12/15/2015

Security

Email Still Key Malware Threat

12/15/2015

Advocacy

Continue Grassroots Push on Reg Relief, Accounting Standards

12/15/2015

Awards

Jill Castilla Named American Banker’s Community Banker of the Year

12/14/2015

Grassroots

FASB Comments Implicating Community Banks Shows Need for Outreach

12/14/2015

Advocacy

Advocacy

12/11/2015

Regulation

Agencies: Basel Revisions Don’t Apply to Community Banks

12/11/2015

Grassroots

Funding Extension Offers More Time to Urge Reg Relief Provisions

12/11/2015

Accounting

ICBA Takes on FASB Claims About Costly Accounting Plan

12/10/2015

Advocacy

Fact Sheet Spotlights Highway Law’s Community Bank Provisions

12/10/2015

Advocacy

Continue Grassroots Push on Reg Relief, Accounting Standards

12/10/2015

Lending

OCC: Underwriting Standards Continue to Ease

12/10/2015

Lending

FHA Announces 2016 Loan Limits

12/10/2015

Security

Fine Op-Ed: Retailers’ PIN Claims a Distraction

12/10/2015

Security

ICBA-Advocated Data Security Act Passes Committee

12/09/2015

Advocacy

Grassroots Outreach on FASB, Reg Relief Remain Critical

12/09/2015

Advocacy

ICBA Fact Sheet Outlines Key Highway Law Provisions

12/09/2015

Security

Committee to Vote on Data Security Act Today

12/08/2015

Economy

Consumer Credit Rises 5.5 Percent

12/08/2015

Grassroots

FASB and Reg Relief Remain Key Grassroots Initiatives

12/08/2015

Advocacy

Blog: Community Bank Persistence Pays Dividends

12/08/2015

Advocacy

Fine: Community Bank Successes Provide Year of Progress

12/07/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Report Spotlights Physical Security, Malware

12/07/2015

Capital

Fed Revises Capital Rule for Non-Traditional Holding Companies

12/07/2015

Security

Committee to Consider ICBA-Backed Data Security Act

12/07/2015

Advocacy

President Signs Highway Bill with $200M Fed Dividend Exemption

12/04/2015

Regulators

CFPB: CARD Act Has Cut Fees by $16B Since ’09

12/04/2015

Regulators

CFPB Expands eRegulations Tool

12/04/2015

Advocacy

ICBA Pushes TRID Grace Period, Military Foreclosure Protection

12/04/2015

Grassroots

FASB and Reg Relief Remain Key Grassroots Initiatives

12/04/2015

Breaking News…

Congress Sends Highway Bill to President

12/03/2015

Regulation

Regulators Plug Reg-Relief Efforts at Final EGRPRA Meeting

12/03/2015

Farm Credit

ICBA: Congress Needs to Continue Examining Farm Credit System Abuses

12/03/2015

Grassroots

Congress Pushing Back Against FASB Accounting Revamp

12/03/2015

Advocacy

Community Banks to Save $200M Annually Under Fed Dividend Exemption

12/02/2015

Assessments

OCC Issues 2016 Fees and Assessments Structure

12/02/2015

Regulation

OCC Revises Higher-Priced Loan Appraisal Rule

12/02/2015

Regulators

CFPB Issues Small Entity HMDA Compliance Guide

12/02/2015

Grassroots

Tell Senate to Advance Reg Relief in ‘Must Pass’ Legislation

12/02/2015

Advocacy

Community Banks Exempt from Fed Dividend Cuts Under Highway Deal

12/01/2015

Member News

NYMBUS Announces Strategic Partnership With Digital Payments Platform Provider, Payveris

12/01/2015

Member News

CSI Survey: Innovation, Service Driving Consumer Banking Choices

12/01/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Reviews Malware Best Practices, Fraud Risks

12/01/2015

Regulators

Fed Approves Limits on Emergency Lending

12/01/2015

Agriculture

House Ag Committee Meeting Tomorrow on Farm Credit System

12/01/2015

Accounting

Fine: ICBA Offers Better Alternative to FASB Plan

11/30/2015

Sam Maule, Emerging Payments Practice Lead

Carlisle & Gallagher Consulting Group

11/29/2015

Housing

2016 National Conforming Loan Limits Set for Fannie, Freddie

11/29/2015

Federal Reserve

Federal Reserve Board Approves Final Rule to Modify its Capital Plan, Stress Testing Rules

11/29/2015

Credit Unions

ICBA’s Fine Quoted in Politico Pro and American Banker

11/29/2015

Security

Hilton Worldwide Reports Malware Data Breach

11/25/2015

Federal Reserve

CFPB: Nearly 25k Complaints in October

11/25/2015

Complaint Department

CFPB: Nearly 25k Complaints in October

11/25/2015

Payments

Consumer Bulletin: Requirements for Consumer Authorizations for Preauthorized EFTs

11/25/2015

Data

Community Bank Earnings Rise to $5.2 billion

11/25/2015

Credit Unions

ICBA's Fine Quoted in American Banker

11/24/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Issues Destructive Malware Best Practices, Resource Guide

11/24/2015

Credit Unions

ICBA Needs Help Reporting Credit Union Mission Creep

11/24/2015

Agriculture

House Ag Committee Formally Announces Hearing on the Farm Credit System

11/24/2015

Security

FDIC Releases New Cybersecurity Awareness Resources

11/24/2015

Advocacy

Fine: Community Bankers, Make Your Voices Heard

11/23/2015

Security

Starwood Hotels Reports Malware Data Breach

11/23/2015

Congress

ICBA Supports Including CFPB Commission Bill in Spending Package

11/23/2015

Deposit Insurance

Thousands of Community Banks to Pay Lower FDIC Premiums Thanks to ICBA

11/23/2015

Credit Unions

ICBA Needs Help Reporting Credit Union Mission Creep

11/23/2015

Credit Unions

ICBA: NCUA Again Shows It Is Captive to Tax-Exempt Industry

11/23/2015

Accounting

ICBA Hosting Free Audio Call on Costly Accounting Reforms

11/20/2015

Taxes

ICBA Calls on Congress to Extend Expiring Tax Provisions

11/20/2015

Security

ICBA to Lawmakers: Drop Regulatory Mandate from Cyber Bill

11/20/2015

Congress

Short-Term Extension Gives Congress Two Weeks to Finalize Highway Bill

11/20/2015

Grassroots

Community Bank Messages on Accounting Revamp Top 1,100

11/20/2015

Credit Unions

NCUA Again Proves a Reliable Advocate for Credit Unions It Regulates

11/19/2015

Regulators

Report: CFPB Complaint Portal Loaded with Errors

11/19/2015

Monetary Policy

Fed Minutes Anticipate December Interest Rate Hike

11/19/2015

Too-Big-To-Fail

Gruenberg: Megabank Resolution Authority Transformed

11/19/2015

Congress

House Passes ICBA-Advocated Regulatory Relief Bills

11/19/2015

Congress

Congress Looks to Finalize Highway Bill in Conference Committee

11/19/2015

Grassroots

Hartings, Fine Urge Grassroots Outreach to FASB

11/18/2015

Regulators

FDIC Issues Updates on DIF Proposal, Payday Lending

11/18/2015

Congress

ICBA Advocates Regulatory Relief Bills Ahead of House Vote

11/18/2015

Regulatory Relief

ICBA Encouraged by Call Report Relief Proposal

11/18/2015

Grassroots

ICBA Urging Grassroots Outreach Against FASB Accounting Plan

11/18/2015

Regulation

ICBA Issues Summary of New HMDA Rules

11/17/2015

Security

State AG Letter Advocating PIN Nets Nine Signers

11/17/2015

Regulators

FDIC Modifies Brokered Deposits Positions Following ICBA Advocacy

11/17/2015

Congress

ICBA Keeps Up Heat as Congress Continues Highway Bill Debate

11/17/2015

Grassroots

Weigh in Against FASB Accounting Revamp with ICBA Custom Letter

11/16/2015

Member News

CSI DECLARES $0.25 PER SHARE CASH DIVIDEND

11/16/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Reports on Data Buybacks, Cyber-Assessment Tool

11/16/2015

Plan for Prosperity

ICBA-Backed Bill Offering QM Relief Advancing to House Floor

11/16/2015

Regulators

Final EGRPRA Outreach Meeting Set for Dec. 2

11/16/2015

Congress

ICBA Continues Push Against Fed Dividend Cut in Joint Letter

11/13/2015

Federal Reserve

Fed Updates Reserve Requirement Exemption

11/13/2015

Labor

WSJ: Labor Dept. Not Releasing Overtime Rules Till Late ’16

11/13/2015

Accounting

FASB Finalizing New Loan-Loss Accounting Model in Early ’16

11/13/2015

Congress

ICBA Urges Highway Bill Conferees to Include Fed Dividend, Reg Relief Amendments

11/12/2015

Regulators

Financial Regulators Revise IT Management Booklet

11/12/2015

Accounting

Richmond Fed Issues Guidance on FASB Loan-Loss Plan

11/12/2015

Millennials

Community Banks Lead Industry in Adding Millennial Customers

11/10/2015

Agriculture

Farmer Mac Reports $8.4M in Q3 Net Income

11/10/2015

Too-Big-To-Fail

Global Regulators Issue Loss-Absorbing Standard for Biggest Banks

11/10/2015

Tech Tuesday

NY Post: Community Banks Are Tech Pioneers

11/10/2015

Regulation

Report: Banks Stuck on Inconsistent Marijuana Policies

11/10/2015

Accounting

Fine Op-Ed: ICBA Offers Better Alternative to FASB Plan

11/09/2015

Member News

CSI’s Cybersecurity Risk Assessment Recognized in Eighth Annual Innovative Solutions Awards

11/09/2015

Security

FS-ISAC Spotlights Regulators’ Warning on Cyber-Attacks Involving Extortion

11/09/2015

Regulators

Guidance Clarifies Covered Fund Deductions Under Capital, Volcker Rules

11/09/2015

Regulators

FDIC Updates Purchased Loan Participation Advisory

11/09/2015

Payments

Credit Card Surcharge Law Struck Down

11/09/2015

Regulators

OCC Bulletin on TILA-RESPA Disclosures Echoes Previous Guidance

11/09/2015

Security

New Resource Helps Banks with Cyber-Assessment Tool

11/06/2015

Payments

Fed Announces Sixth Triennial Study on U.S. Payments Usage

11/06/2015

Housing

Fannie Mae Reports $2B Q3 Net Income

11/06/2015

Security

Study: Intelligence Sharing Hindered by Liability, Mistrust

11/06/2015

Security

ICBA Reiterates Concerns with Cybersecurity Tool in Agency Meeting

11/06/2015

Congress

House Passes Highway Bill with Amendments on Fed Dividend Cut, Reg Relief