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ICBA Statement on FHA Single-Family Insurance Fund

Nov 15, 2019

ICBA said it is pleased to see the FHA Single-Family Mutual Mortgage Insurance Fund capital ratio has recovered to 4.84 percent and is well above the statutory minimum of 2.0 percent.

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ICBA Supports Bill to Close Industrial Loan Company Loophole ​

Nov 13, 2019

ICBA today expressed its strong support for new legislation that would close the loophole that allows industrial loan companies and their parent companies to skirt regulatory oversight, endangering consumers and the economy.

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Powell Shortens Timeframe on FedNow Launch

Nov 18, 2019

Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell last week told Congress that the Fed doesn't think implementing its FedNow real-time payments service will take the full five years it originally projected.

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Fannie, Freddie to Use New Fallback Language for LIBOR Transition

Nov 18, 2019

The Alternative Reference Rates Committee, which is implementing the transition from the London Interbank Offered Rate, released recommended contractual fallback language for adjustable-rate mortgages.

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ICBA Urges Comments on Field-of-Membership Proposal

Nov 14, 2019

ICBA released a summary of the National Credit Union Administration's proposed rule on field-of-membership regulations. The summary is available on ICBA's "Wake Up" resource center.

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ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator 2.0 is the sequel to ICBA’s successful partnership with The Venture Center and the state of Arkansas to support early-stage fintechs primed to help community banks create high-tech, high-touch customer experiences.

Strengthening existing relationships and developing new ones is all part of the process for the ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator. We want to hear from you. Know a great startup company with potential to impact community banks? Refer them to the ICBA ThinkTECH Accelerator 2.0 by filling out the form.

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