Articles & Press Releases

Title Publication Date
Wells Fargo Fined $1B for Auto, Mortgage Violations NewsWatch Today Article 04/23/18
ICBA Endorses Bowman for Fed Governor NewsWatch Today Article 04/16/18
Regulators Propose Phasing In CECL NewsWatch Today Article 04/16/18
ICBA Endorses Miki Bowman for Fed Governor Press Release 04/16/18
OCC Minority Institutions Panel Meeting This Month NewsWatch Today Article 04/06/18
NY Fed Begins Publishing LIBOR Alternatives NewsWatch Today Article 04/04/18
Fed Launching Payments Fraud Study NewsWatch Today Article 03/30/18
In Parting Shot, Hoenig Says Strong Standards Allow for Relief NewsWatch Today Article 03/29/18
FDIC COO Ryan Retiring NewsWatch Today Article 03/28/18
Reserve Banks Remit $80.6B to Treasury in ’17 NewsWatch Today Article 03/26/18
Fed Raises Benchmark Interest Rate NewsWatch Today Article 03/21/18
FDIC Reserve Ratio Ahead of Schedule NewsWatch Today Article 03/20/18
ICBA Backs Broader Exceptions to FDIC Hiring Policy NewsWatch Today Article 03/09/18
ICBA Representing Community Banks on Alternative Rates Panel Press Release 03/08/18
Fed Proposes Reg J, CC Conformity NewsWatch Today Article 03/07/18
FHLBank Affordable Housing Program Updates Proposed NewsWatch Today Article 03/07/18
ICBA Urges Joint Agency Review of Rules on Bank Boards NewsWatch Today Article 02/14/18
Powell: Fed Alert to Risk While Seeking Reg Efficiency NewsWatch Today Article 02/14/18
Senate Panel Advances FDIC, Fed Nominations NewsWatch Today Article 02/08/18
OCC, CFPB Heads Meet on Reg Burden NewsWatch Today Article 02/07/18
FDIC Releases 2018 Stress Test Scenarios NewsWatch Today Article 02/07/18
FHFA Updates Fannie, Freddie Housing Goals NewsWatch Today Article 02/07/18
Powell Replaces Yellen as Fed Chair NewsWatch Today Article 02/05/18
Fed Restricts Wells Fargo’s Growth Following Abuses NewsWatch Today Article 02/05/18
Faster Payments Task Force Seeks Stakeholder Engagement NewsWatch Today Article 02/02/18
ICBA Thanks Fed Chair Yellen For Her Service Press Release 02/02/18
Fed Holds Rates in Yellen’s Final Meeting NewsWatch Today Article 02/01/18
FDIC Nominee Advocates Relief as Powell Confirmed for Fed NewsWatch Today Article 01/24/18
ICBA Supports FDIC Nomination Ahead of Hearing NewsWatch Today Article 01/23/18
ICBA Statement on FHFA Letter on Housing-Finance Reform Press Release 01/18/18
Minn. Fed Proposes Community Bank Relief in TBTF Report NewsWatch Today Article 01/11/18
FDIC Highlights Minority Bank Partnerships NewsWatch Today Article 01/03/18
ICBA Statement on Fannie, Freddie Capital Reserve Press Release 12/21/17
Otting Signals OCC to Continue with Fintech Charter NewsWatch Today Article 12/21/17
Fed Rules Updates Continue CFPB Transition NewsWatch Today Article 12/19/17
FHFA Issues Plans for Underserved Markets NewsWatch Today Article 12/19/17
OCC Fintech Charter Suit Dismissed NewsWatch Today Article 12/14/17
ICBA Urges Real-Time Payments Role in Fed Meeting NewsWatch Today Article 12/12/17
Jelena McWilliams Nominated for FDIC Chairman NewsWatch Today Article 12/01/17
ICBA Statement on Nomination of Jelena McWilliams for FDIC Chairman ​ Press Release 12/01/17
ICBA Statement on GSE Profit Sweep Discussions Press Release 11/30/17
Yellen: Fed Committed to Gradual Rate Increases NewsWatch Today Article 11/29/17
FHFA Shrinks Multifamily Lending Caps NewsWatch Today Article 11/22/17
Community Bank Earnings Rise 9.4 Percent NewsWatch Today Article 11/22/17
Yellen Leaving Fed Once Successor Sworn In NewsWatch Today Article 11/20/17
FDIC, OCC Leaders Advocate Community Bank Relief NewsWatch Today Article 11/20/17
Otting Confirmed as Comptroller of the Currency NewsWatch Today Article 11/17/17
ICBA Statement on Confirmation of Otting as Comptroller of the Currency Press Release 11/16/17
Fed Approves New Fee Schedule for Reserve Bank Services NewsWatch Today Article 11/14/17
OCC Revises Booklet on Director Notifications NewsWatch Today Article 11/13/17
OCC Reissues Booklet on Subordinated Debt NewsWatch Today Article 11/09/17
OCC Issues Guidance on CRA Applications NewsWatch Today Article 11/09/17
ICBA Rebuts Noreika Speech on Banking and Commerce NewsWatch Today Article 11/09/17
ICBA Statement on Noreika Speech about Banking and Commerce Press Release 11/08/17
New York Fed’s Dudley Retiring Next Year NewsWatch Today Article 11/07/17
Quarles Sworn in as Fed Governor NewsWatch Today Article 11/07/17
Banks Ease Standards on C&I, Residential Real Estate NewsWatch Today Article 11/07/17
Fed’s Powell Nominated for Fed Chairman NewsWatch Today Article 11/03/17
ICBA Statement on Nomination of Jerome Powell for Fed Chairman Press Release 11/02/17
OCC Updates Bank Enforcement Action Policies NewsWatch Today Article 11/01/17
FDIC Issues Appraisal Exceptions for Disaster Areas NewsWatch Today Article 10/27/17
Acting Comptroller Defends Fintech Charter Authority NewsWatch Today Article 10/20/17
ICBA: Allow Fannie, Freddie to Rebuild Capital NewsWatch Today Article 10/20/17
ICBA and NAFCU Urge Watt on Fannie, Freddie Capital Buffers Press Release 10/19/17
ICBA Statement on SoFi Bank’s FDIC Application Withdrawal Press Release 10/16/17
ICBA Urges FDIC to Deny Square Application Press Release 10/10/17
Comptroller Discusses CFPB Spat Over Arbitration Rule NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17
Senate Approves Quarles for Fed NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17
Yellen Kicks Off Community Banking Research Conference NewsWatch Today Article 10/05/17
ICBA Statement on Testimony from FHFA Director Mel Watt Press Release 10/03/17
ICBA: Impose a Two-Year Moratorium on Deposit Insurance for ILC Charters Press Release 09/14/17
ICBA Reflects on Anniversary of GSE Conservatorship Press Release 09/06/17
ICBA Supports Fed’s Faster Payments Recommendations Press Release 07/21/17
ICBA Comment on SoFi Bank FDIC Application Press Release 07/18/17
ICBA Supports Hatch-King-Nelson Bill Promoting Community Bank Capital Press Release 05/30/17
ICBA Statement on Remarks from FDIC Vice Chairman Thomas M. Hoenig Press Release 05/12/17
ICBA Statement on Testimony from FHFA Director Mel Watt Press Release 05/11/17
ICBA Statement on CSBS Lawsuit Against OCC Press Release 04/26/17
ICBA White Paper Lays Out Principles for Housing-Finance Reform Press Release 04/25/17
ICBA Urges OCC to Rescind Fintech Proposal Press Release 04/12/17
ICBA Meets with Treasury Officials on Pro-Growth Regulatory Relief Press Release 04/05/17
ICBA: Let Fannie, Freddie Build Capital Press Release 02/17/17
ICBA Congratulates Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin Press Release 02/14/17
Call Reports Due Monday, Jan. 30 NewsWatch Today Article 01/12/17
ICBA Expresses Grave Concerns About Proposed FinTech Federal Charter NewsWatch Today Article 12/02/16
ICBA Proposal Offers Safe, Ubiquitous Path to Faster Payments Press Release 10/06/16
ICBA Testifies in Support of Bills Improving Regulatory Treatment of Community Bank Deposits Press Release 09/27/16
ICBA Encouraged by Proposal to Streamline Call Report Press Release 08/05/16
ICBA Statement on FHA Property Assessed Clean Energy Policy Press Release 07/20/16
ICBA to OCC: FinTech Response Requires Level Playing Field Press Release 06/01/16
ICBA Statement on New FDIC De Novo Policy Press Release 04/06/16
ICBA Statement on Today’s FDIC Board Meeting Press Release 01/21/16
FHFA Drops ICBA-Opposed Asset Test from FHLBank Rule Press Release 01/12/16
Community Bank Successes Provide Year of Progress CEO Alert 12/07/15
ICBA Statement on Highway Bill Conference Report Press Release 12/01/15
ICBA Supports House Passage of Pro-Community Bank Amendments Press Release 11/05/15
ICBA Statement on Freddie Mac Third-Quarter Loss Press Release 11/03/15
ICBA Statement on FDIC Deposit Insurance Fund Proposed Rule Press Release 10/22/15
Committee Advances ICBA-Advocated Regulatory Relief Bills Press Release 10/01/15
ICBA Supports Fed Adoption of Same-Day ACH Press Release 09/23/15
ICBA Encouraged by Proposed Call Report Relief Press Release 09/08/15
ICBA Statement on FDIC Deposit Insurance Proposal Press Release 06/16/15
ICBA Statement to Federal Regulators: “No Bank Should be Too Big to Fail nor Too Big to Jail” Press Release 06/01/15
Success Is Sweet, But Continued Success Is Even Sweeter CEO Alert 02/11/15

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
Senate Banking Committee
Senators Crapo and Brown
Representative Neugebauer
Senators McConnell and Reid and Representatives Boehner and Pelosi
Representatives Hensarling and Waters
Representatives Boehner and Pelosi
Representatives Boehner, Pelosi, McCarthy and Hoyer
Senators Inhofe and Boxer
House Financial Services and Senate Banking Committees
Senators Johnson and Crapo

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
FDIC, Federal Reserve and OCC
FDIC, Federal Reserve, OCC, Department of Treasury
OCC, Federal Reserve, and FDIC
Federal Reserve
FDIC, Federal Reserve and OCC
Federal Housing Finance Agency
Federal Housing Finance Agency
Federal Reserve
Federal Housing Finance Agency
CFPB, FDIC, Federal Reserve, NCUA and OCC


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