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Dec 10 – As part of its FDIC Community Banking Initiatives, the FDIC has launched a draft online regulatory calendar to help community banks stay up-to-date on changes in federal banking laws, regulations and supervisory guidance. The FDIC requested feedback from the industry on ways to improve the calendar and has revised it based on a review of the comments received.
July 27 – As a part of its ongoing Community Bank Initiatives, the FDIC is developing a regulatory calendar to help community banks stay up-to-date on changes in federal banking laws, regulations and supervisory guidance. The calendar will summarize regulatory developments and highlight key dates to facilitate industry comment and compliance. A draft of the calendar is available on the FDIC website.
March 16 – This year the ABA Education Foundation is calling on bankers to accept the Million Child Challenge and reach 1 million students with a Teach Children to Save lesson. Teach Children to Save Day is set for April 21, but bankers can participate throughout 2009 to be included in the Million Child Challenge. Later in April, the foundation will announce a way consumers can join the challenge online.
Oct 6 – To address the increased funding needs posed by the Emergency Economic Stabilization Act and consistent with our operating principle of transparency, Treasury is announcing that it will be making adjustments to the auction calendar.
By Pam Perdue
The mere mention of the word “compliance” can incite fear or contempt. But new discoveries about how compliance can be made reliable, transparent, predictable and repeatable are happening every day, as “RegTech” breaks off from FinTech as its own category. In a sea of rules, compliance tasks are daunting, but focusing on the six objectives of compliance management turns that chaos into order.
February 8 – Networld Media Group, publisher of ATM Marketplace and Mobile Payments Today, has announced the dates and agenda for the Bank Customer Experience (BCX) Summit, the company’s annual conference for the retail banking industry. The 2016 summit will take place Monday, Sept. 19, through Wednesday, Sept. 21, at the Sofitel Chicago Water Tower.
January 27 – Freddie Mac has released its Multi-Indicator Market Index® (MiMi), showing the U.S. housing market continuing to improve with one additional state — Missouri — entering its outer range of stable housing activity, as well as four more metro areas: Rochester, N.Y.; St. Louis, Mo.; Birmingham, Ala.; and Milwaukee, Wis.
January 4 – Federal Reserve Vice Chairman Stanley Fischer speaks on monetary policy, financial stability and the zero lower bound at the Annual Meeting of the American Economic Association, held recently in San Francisco. His comments follow.
By Kevin Doyle
Q: Should commercial banks take the bet and purchase higher-yielding Non-Bank Qualified municipal bonds? Before attempting to answer, several related aspects should be addressed for perspective. (more…)