CBA Statement on CFPB’s UDAAP Announcement

January 24, 2020

CBA Statement on CFPB’s UDAAP Announcement


WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau provided a framework for how the Bureau will apply the “abusiveness” standard in supervision and enforcement matters:


“Defining the CFPB’s interpretation of its UDAAP authority will assist consumers as well as financial institutions working to meet their customers’ needs by offering safe and sound banking products within a well-regulated industry. We applaud the Bureau for issuing this statement that provides regulatory clarity.”





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