Richard's Rapid Fire

  • June 21, 2019
    CBA’s Education Funding Committee met with lawmakers and White House officials this week, advocating for common-sense reforms to the federal student lending program. Get up to speed on CBA’s recommendations to help ensure the federal government responsibly serves those most in need here . (From left to right: Kevin Walker of Cognition Financial , Kris Fallon of CBA , John Vidovich of Discover ,...
  • June 14, 2019
    We love having CBA’s Board of Directors in town! On Tuesday, CBA Board Members met with the FBI to talk all things fraud, cybersecurity and money laundering issues then met with members of the Senate Banking and House Financial Services committees. On Wednesday, we held our general business discussion board meeting at CBA HQ. More details and information below! CBA Board Meets with FBI,...
  • June 7, 2019
    CBA conducted a MarketSim Onsite Education session at CBA Premier Sponsor Black Knight in Jacksonville, Florida this week. The immensely popular program leverages a proprietary simulation of a retail banking marketplace and was instructed by CBA Vice President of OnSite Education Tom Dent . Interested in bringing advanced education directly to your team? Find out how our programs can take your...
  • June 6, 2019
    I continued my CBA membership tour this week with a trip to Comerica in Dallas, Texas where I met with CBA Board Member Mike Aust (Right) , newly appointed CEO and President Curtis Farmer (Middle) and CBA committee members . I loved the artifacts in Curt’s office (Take a guess?) Cajun Thoughts: CRA PROPOSAL COMING SOON As I’m sure you remember from our CBA LIVE impromptu chat with FDIC Chairman...
  • May 24, 2019
    Fifth Third Bank recently revealed a fresh, hip design for its next-generation branch, to be used in all of its new, relocated or remodeled branch locations. The first next-generation branch opened last week inside the new Kroger Store in Green Township, Ohio. Say goodbye to teller lines and windows, say hello to informal meeting spaces and couches! Cajun Thoughts: CFPB APPOINTS PERMANENT DEPUTY...
  • May 20, 2019
    CFPB Debt Collection Town Hall Event: Following the CFPB ’s release of the debt collection proposal, Director Kathy Kraninger spoke at a town hall event, and CBA was there. Director Kraninger highlighted the need to address developing communication channels we use today. She noted the debt collection rulemaking process takes into account much effort and collaboration with stakeholders. CBA has...
  • May 20, 2019
    Helping struggling borrowers and fixing the federal student loan system were discussed this week at a joint event hosted by CBA, the Bipartisan Policy Center and the Aspen Institution. Rep. Donna Shalala (D-Fla.), top left, offered keynote remarks and stressed the need for better disclosures on federal loans. CBA’s Kris Fallon, center top, presented CBA’s policy recommendations for improving the...
  • May 3, 2019
    (From L to R: TD Bank ’s Global Head of Diversity and Inclusion Kelley Cornish ; Vigeo Alliance ’s CEO and Managing Partner Cassi Chandler ; IBERIABANK ’s Chief Diversity Officer Monica Sylvain ; Wells Fargo ’s Strategy Planning Manager Maggie Murphy Maertz .) Suite 550 Podcast: Following a panel with CBA's Talent Management Committee at CBA LIVE , several industry leaders on diversity sat down...
  • April 26, 2019
    Some of our CBA Executive Banking School Year 3 Faculty in Jacksonville, FL meeting to prepare for this year’s session! Interested in EBS? Learn more and submit your students here b efore the May 15, 2019 deadline. See you all July 21-31, 2019 in Greenville, S.C.! Cajun Thoughts: ROBINHOOD IS BACK It appears Robinhood has applied for an OCC charter which means they would have virtually the same...
  • April 22, 2019
    CFPB Director Kraninger offered her first public remarks on Wednesday at a Bipartisan Policy Center event, laying out her vision for the Bureau . Prior to her remarks, several members of the CBA Team attended a breakfast with her. Cajun Thoughts: DIRECTOR KRANINGER’S FIRST PUBLIC REMARKS Many members of the CBA Team attended CFPB Director Kathy Kraninger’s first public remarks as head of the CFPB...

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