Lauren Oppenheimer to Serve as Chief of Staff to the Acting Comptroller

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today announced the appointment of Lauren Oppenheimer as Chief of Staff to Acting Comptroller Michael J. Hsu.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today announced the appointment of Lauren Oppenheimer as Chief of Staff to Acting Comptroller Michael J. Hsu.

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OCC Reports on Risks, Effects of COVID-19 Pandemic on Federal Banking System

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today reported the key issues facing the federal banking system and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the federal banking industry in its Semiannual Risk Perspective for Fall 2021.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today reported the key issues facing the federal banking system and the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic on the federal banking industry in its Semiannual Risk Perspective for Fall 2021.

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OCC Solicits Academic Papers, Research on Climate Risk in Banking and Finance

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is soliciting academic-focused papers and policy-focused research on climate risk in banking and finance for presentation to the OCC on June 6-7, 2022.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is soliciting academic-focused papers and policy-focused research on climate risk in banking and finance for presentation to the OCC on June 6-7, 2022.

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OCC Releases CRA Evaluations for 17 National Banks and Federal Savings Associations

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released a list of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluations that became public during the period of November 1, 2021 through November 30, 2021.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) today released a list of Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) performance evaluations that became public during the period of November 1, 2021 through November 30, 2021.

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Agencies announce dollar thresholds in Regulations Z and M for exempt consumer credit and lease transactions

Agencies announce dollar thresholds in Regulations Z and M for exempt consumer credit and lease transactions

Agencies announce dollar thresholds in Regulations Z and M for exempt consumer credit and lease transactions

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Agencies announce threshold for smaller loan exemption from appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans

Agencies announce threshold for smaller loan exemption from appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans

Agencies announce threshold for smaller loan exemption from appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans

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Agencies Announce Threshold for Smaller Loan Exemption from Appraisal Requirements for Higher-Priced Mortgage Loans

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Reserve Board, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today announced that the 2022 threshold for exempting loans from special appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans will…

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, the Federal Reserve Board, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today announced that the 2022 threshold for exempting loans from special appraisal requirements for higher-priced mortgage loans will increase from $27,200 to $28,500.

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OCC Announces Assessment Rates for Calendar Year 2022

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is publishing its assessment rates for the 2022 calendar year, maintaining the rates established for 2021.

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) is publishing its assessment rates for the 2022 calendar year, maintaining the rates established for 2021.

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