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Banking News
PPP Loan Investigations: What’s on the Horizon for Banks? (7/23/2021) 
Banks will likely be targeted in the coming months for their roles with the Paycheck Protection Program and other lending during the pandemic.
 
AmBA: Banks’ Committed to Reducing Number of Unbanked Americans (7/22/2021) 
During a subcommittee hearing, AmBA emphasized the banking industry’s commitment to reducing the number of unbanked individuals in the country.
 
AmBA Urges Bankers to Comment on Fed's Payments System Access Guidelines (7/6/2021) 
AmBA is calling on bankers to comment on the Federal Reserve's proposed guidelines on requesting access to the nation's payments system.
 
Fed: Banks Continue to Have ‘Strong Capital Levels’ in 2021 Stress Test (6/25/2021) 
Large banks continued to maintain strong capital levels under a hypothetical severe global recession and substantial stress in commercial real estate and corporate debt markets.
 
House Votes to Repeal OCC ‘True Lender’ Rule (6/25/2021) 
The House voted 218 to 208 to repeal the OCC’s “true lender” rule.
 
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