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CFPB names another acting deputy director

Will serve until permanent replacement is found
Half a year has passed since Steven Antonakes announced he was stepping down as acting director for the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, and the bureau has yet to find a replacement. Instead, the CFPB announced it is filling the position with another acting deputy director.
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Ex-CFPB Deputy Director Antonakes resurfaces with Eastern Bank

Will serve as chief compliance officer
Steven Antonakes, who resigned last month from his position as the deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, has found his next role, and it’s one in which he should be able to utilize his experience and expertise — chief compliance officer.
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The CFPB's Antonakes changes his tune

"Our goal is not one-sided"
"Our goal, however, is not some one-sided aim to maximize consumer protection or industry deterrence at all costs. There is such a thing as doing too little, and there is such a thing as doing too much," Steven Antonakes, deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.
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CFPB's Steven Antonakes dials back for borrowers

Same mortgage message, different tone
This time around, Steven Antonakes, deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, significantly watered down his message at Nevada’s Common Ground Conference, especially when compared to his alarming speech at the Mortgage Bankers Association’s National Mortgage Servicing Conference.
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CFPB shocks mortgage conference

Regulator says it is 'greatly disappointed' in lack of servicer progress
The good cop officially left the room when Steven Antonakes, deputy director of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, stepped up to the podium: "Business as usual has ended in mortgage servicing," he said.
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