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  • July 30, 2019
    CBA to Livestream Executive Banking School Graduation Click Here to View For the first time in CBA Executive Banking School’s nearly 70 year history, the graduation ceremony will be livestreamed so friends, family and colleagues can celebrate each graduate’s accomplishments. Join us Tuesday, July 30, 2019 , beginning at 9:30 a.m. Eastern to watch the 2019 graduation ceremony. During the ceremony...
  • July 30, 2019
    CBA Executive Banking School Announces 2019 Graduating Class Seven Honors Grads Named; Angela Conti with TD Bank Honored with Tem Wooldridge Award for Outstanding Academic Performance, Integrity and Leadership WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Consumer Bankers Association (CBA) today graduated 83 bankers from its Executive Banking School and recognized TD Bank’s Angela Conti with the school’s top honor, the...
  • July 23, 2019
    CBA on Warren, Clyburn Student Loan Plan Like all other similar plans, this proposal fails to make college more affordable for future generations WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt today issued the following statement on legislation introduced by Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Mass.) and Rep. Jim Clyburn (D-S.C.) forgiving student loan debt: “This proposal does...
  • July 22, 2019
    CBA on Banking Regulators, FinCEN BSA/AML Statement WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt today issued the following statement after prudential banking regulators and the U.S. Department of the Treasury’s Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) issued a statement on a risk-focused approach to Bank Secrecy Act and anti-money laundering (BSA/AML) supervision...
  • July 2, 2019
    CBA Comments on CFPB Overdraft Review WASHINGTON – The Consumer Bankers Association this week submitted comments to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s review of the Federal Reserve’s 2009 overdraft provisions of Regulation E, which implements the Electronic Fund Transfer Act. “While we believe adjustments and clarifications to the rule may be warranted, CBA urges the CFPB to maintain the...
  • June 28, 2019
    CBA Supports Bipartisan Bill to Improve Federal Student Loan Disclosures 90 percent of voters believe borrowers should receive disclosures detailing specific costs and terms before taking out an education loan WASHINGTON – The Consumer Bankers Association today wrote Sens. Tim Scott (R-S.C.) and Joe Manchin (D-W.V.) to support their Student Loan Disclosure Modernization Act. The bipartisan bill...
  • June 7, 2019
    CBA Applauds CFPB Payday Rule Compliance Delay WASHINGTON – The Consumer Bankers Association today commended the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s official 15-month delay of the underwriting provision in its 2017 payday rule. CBA has previously advocated for a delay of the entire rule, noting the level of underwriting required for these loans is not effective or cost-efficient for small-...
  • June 6, 2019
    CBA Statement on FCC Robocall Vote Appreciates changes to address concerns, Careful implementation necessary to avoid weakening consumer protection efforts WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement on the Federal Communications Commission’s (FCC) declaratory robocall ruling, which if not carefully implemented could lead to the...
  • May 22, 2019
    CBA Comments on H.R. 1500, Green Amendment “Instead of partisan legislation, the CFPB needs a bipartisan, Senate confirmed commission to serve as a proper check on the power and ability of the Bureau’s sole director to act unilaterally.” WASHINGTON – In advance of the House of Representatives’ consideration of the Consumer First Act (H.R. 1500), the Consumer Bankers Association wrote Members of...
  • May 20, 2019
    CBA Calls on FinCEN to Collect Beneficial Ownership Information WASHINGTON – The Consumer Bankers Association today wrote Senate Banking Committee Chair Mike Crapo (R-Idaho) and Ranking Member Sherrod Brown (D-Ohio) requesting the committee pass legislation requiring the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) collect beneficial ownership information for corporations and use the information...

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