Items Tagged with 'Consumer Bankers Association'


  • Message from housing finance groups: Congress must work on GSE reform

    Groups send joint letter to Mnuchin and Watt
    Initial talks from the Trump administration on reforming Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac are not happening as quickly as originally anticipated due to a growing backlog of things to accomplish in Washington D.C. Despite the slowed-down timeline, some of the biggest housing finance groups joined together to remind housing officials to stay focused on reform.
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  • Consumer Bankers Association to Cordray: It’s time to put up or shut up about Ohio

    CBA wants answers on whether CFPB director plans to run for governor in Ohio
    Despite seemingly overwhelming rumors about Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Richard Cordray's supposed intention to step down and run for governor of Ohio, thus far, Cordray has done nothing one way or the other to stamp out the rumors about his future. And according to the Consumer Bankers Association, it's long past time for Cordray to put the rumors to rest, one way or the other.
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  • Consumer survey: Voters say CFPB should be run by a bipartisan commission

    What would a commission would do for the bureau?
    The highly contested leadership structure of the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau should be a bipartisan commission if it was up to voters to decide. The Consumer Bankers Association, the Independent Community Bankers of America, and the American Land Title Association teamed up to commission a poll of registered voters in key battleground states. Ever wonder what some consumers think of the CFPB?
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  • CBA LIVE: HMDA compliance will be here faster than you think

    Advice on prepping HELOC loans for HMDA
    Even at an overview level, the new Home Mortgage Disclosure Act is intensive, as evidenced by the insights of two panelists at the Consumer Bankers Association’s CBA LIVE conference, who zeroed in on the new act’s impact on home equity lines of credit. Up until this point, there haven’t been any major changes to HELOCs.
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  • CBA LIVE: Your customers are ready for loan offers through your mobile app

    But, are you ready to offer it?
    The lending industry is now starting to take technology to the next level, moving from focusing on the user interface to advances in automation and analytics. Attendees gathered at the Consumer Bankers Association’s CBA LIVE conference to get the latest update on the current advances in technology. But in one session, panelists turned the questions toward the audience to see what they thought.
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