Lending

Articles & Press Releases

Title Publication Date
ICBA Thanks Agencies for Raising Appraisal Threshold NewsWatch Today Article 04/04/18
ICBA-Backed SBA Bills Advance in House, Senate NewsWatch Today Article 03/15/18
Committees Advance ICBA-Supported Bill Strengthening Small-Business Lending Press Release 03/14/18
ICBA Urges Committees to Advance SBA 7(a) Bill NewsWatch Today Article 03/14/18
SBA 7(a) Bill Slated for Committee Votes This Week NewsWatch Today Article 03/13/18
Pew Offers Guidelines for Establishing Small-Dollar Programs NewsWatch Today Article 02/20/18
ICBA Backs Bill to Strengthen SBA Lending NewsWatch Today Article 01/17/18
ICBA Testifies on Strengthening Small-Business Lending ​ Press Release 01/17/18
Bipartisan, Bicameral Bill Would Strengthen SBA Lending NewsWatch Today Article 01/10/18
ICBA Continues Court Fight on Discrimination Claims NewsWatch Today Article 01/09/18
New IRS Transcript Process Causing Mortgage Delays NewsWatch Today Article 12/17/17
Defense Department Updates Military Lending Act Guidance NewsWatch Today Article 12/15/17
Servicemember Foreclosure Protections Extended NewsWatch Today Article 12/14/17
Bill to Repeal Small-Biz Reporting Mandate Introduced NewsWatch Today Article 11/20/17
House Coalition Urges HUD to Amend Disparate-Impact Rule NewsWatch Today Article 11/16/17
Banks Ease Standards on C&I, Residential Real Estate NewsWatch Today Article 11/07/17
Report: Community Bank Small-Biz Loans Undercounted NewsWatch Today Article 11/02/17
ICBA: Compliance Costs Exacerbate Industry Consolidation Press Release 10/23/17
ICBA Backs Bill Alleviating Harm from Preemption Ruling NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17
Small-Dollar Rule Includes ICBA-Backed Exemption NewsWatch Today Article 10/06/17

Summaries

Title Content Type Date
ICBA Summaries
08/26/2016
ICBA Summaries
07/06/2016
ICBA Summaries
05/19/2016
ICBA Summaries
07/09/2015

Letters to Congress

Title Recipient Date
House and Senate Small Business Committees
03/13/2018
Senate Banking Committee
01/17/2018
Rep. Rod Blum
01/17/2018
House Small Business Committee
01/16/2018
Sens. Toomey and Warner and Reps. McHenry and Meeks
10/05/2017
Senators Hirono and Rounds
06/20/2017
Representatives Moore and Emmer
06/06/2017
Senators Vitter and Shaheen and Representatives Chabot and Velazquez
07/22/2015
House
09/15/2014
House
05/29/2014
House
04/28/2014

Letters to Regulators

Title Recipient Date
CFPB
09/14/2017
Department of Justice
06/30/2017
CFPB
05/23/2017
CFPB
11/07/2016
FDIC
10/27/2016
CFPB
10/07/2016
FDIC
12/07/2015
NCUA
08/31/2015
President Obama
06/08/2015
Department of Defense
12/18/2014
Department of Defense
10/10/2014

Testimonies

Title Committee Presenter Date
House Small Business Committee
Cynthia Blankenship
01/17/18
House Small Business Committee
Written Statement
10/04/17
Senate Banking, Housing and Urban Affairs Committee
Jack E. Hopkins
07/20/17
House Subcommittee on Financial Institutions and Consumer Credit
R. Scott Heitkamp
03/28/17
House Subcommittee on Investigations, Oversight and Regulation
Cynthia Blankenship
03/09/17
House Subcommittee on Economic Growth, Tax and Capital Access
B. Doyle Mitchell, Jr.
09/17/15
Senate Small Business and Entrepreneurship Committee
Preston Kennedy
03/30/15

Summaries

Title Content Type Date
ICBA Summaries
08/26/2016
ICBA Summaries
07/06/2016
ICBA Summaries
05/19/2016
ICBA Summaries
07/09/2015