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  • September 11, 2019
    Todd Barnhart of PNC (right) today presented Nitin Mhatre of Webster Bank (left) with the CBA Board Chair gavel during CBA’s September Board Meeting. Mhatre will serve as CBA’s Board Chairman for the next year and Barnhart will remain on the CBA Board of Directors as Immediate Past Chair. Dennis Devine with KeyCorp was elected Chair-Elect. Mhatre, Barnhart and Devine will comprise CBA’s...
  • September 10, 2019
    CBA Statement on CFPB Updates to No-Action Letter Policy, Trial Disclosure Policy, & Compliance Assistance Sandbox WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement on the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau’s new No-Action Letter (NAL), Trial Disclosure and Compliance Assistance Sandbox policies designed to facilitate compliance and...
  • September 9, 2019
    CBA Statement on Consumer Need for Responsible Overdraft Protection WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement on the Overdraft Protection Act of 2019: “Consumers understand and rely on overdraft services to cover emergency expenses instead of turning to unregulated lending sources. Placing limits on consumers’ ability to access these...
  • September 5, 2019
    CBA Statement on FDIC Quarterly Banking Report WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement on the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation’s quarterly banking profile: “The FDIC’s latest report shows ‘another positive quarter’ for the industry with continued deposit growth, strong income and an increase in lending – as well as a decrease in...
  • August 16, 2019
    CBA Statement on CFPB Education Loan Ombudsman WASHINGTON – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement after the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced the appointment Robert G. Cameron as its new Private Education Loan Ombudsman: “We are glad Director Kraninger has filled this role and believe it should remain separate from the Office of...
  • August 15, 2019
    CBA Statement on CRA Meeting with OCC Would be preferable for regulatory agencies to be in agreement, this generational opportunity needs to move forward WASHINGTON, D.C. – Consumer Bankers Association President and CEO Richard Hunt issued the following statement after attending a meeting with CBA members and the Office of the Comptroller of Currency to discuss the Community Reinvestment Act: “...
  • 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...

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