CFPB turns its reg relief focus to HMDA

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The QuestSoft HMDA Road Show is a regional seminar focusing on the new CFPB HMDA rules taking effect in 2018. We will focus on a wide range of topics that will affect you and your organization during the transition to the new regulations. Including . . . HMDA – Overview of the CFPB rule as it relates to data collection and submission.

New Government Monitoring Information (GMI) Demographic fields. On September 28, 2016 the CFPB issued a notice detailing its approval of the use of the new 2016 Uniform Residential Loan Application (URLA) for the expanded collection of information relating to ethnicity and race under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA).

 · The CFPB should revise its asset-size exemption to reflect the regulatory definition of a small credit union. The HMDA asset-size exemption for institutional coverage is.

The noble objectives of the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) and its mortgage reporting requirements should be balanced by an appropriately tailored regulation, CUNA wrote to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Tuesday. The CFPB proposed increasing the HMDA reporting thresholds for closed-end mortgages to 50 or 100 loans (up from the current 25) and extending the current.

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Congress enacted HMDA in 1975 to root out discrimination in mortgage lending. The CFPB and other prudential regulators use the data to examine and identify fair-lending violations. In a notice on its web site announcing the removal of HMDA Explorer, the CFPB said the FFIEC plans to make a new tool available in the coming months. Kraninger, who has been on the job at the CFPB for just four months, was named the chair of the FFIEC in April.

CFPB Poised to Expand Regulation to Small Business Lending: Expect the Unexpected . By . Donald C. Lampe, Leonard N. Chanin, and Joe Rodriguez . Recent initiatives by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (“CFPB” or Bureau) to dramatically expand its regulation of small business lending present a confluence of concerns to industry.

CFPB turns its reg relief focus to HMDA The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau proposed steps to ease Home Mortgage Disclosure Act requirements, just days after announcing it was retiring a platform to let users analyze raw mortgage data.