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November 14, 2019
The members of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council issued a revised Business Continuity Management booklet to stress to examiners the value of resilience to avoid disruptions to operations, which is part of the FFIEC Information Technology Examination Handbook.


August 30, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) today announced the availability of data on mortgage lending transactions at 5,683 U.S. financial institutions covered by the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA). Covered institutions include banks, savings associations, credit unions, and mortgage companies. Released today are loan-level HMDA data covering 2018 lending activity that were submitted on or before August 7, 2019.


August 28, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) members today emphasized the benefits of using a standardized approach to assess and improve cybersecurity preparedness.


June 17, 2019
The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation, and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency today announced the availability of the 2019 list of distressed or underserved nonmetropolitan middle-income geographies, where revitalization or stabilization activities are eligible to receive Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) consideration under the community development definition.


May 1, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Councilís State Liaison Committee today announced the re-election of Greg Gonzales, Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions, as its Chairman.


May 1, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council today announced the reappointment of Tom Fite, Director of the Indiana Department of Financial Institutions, to the FFIECís State Liaison Committee.


April 1, 2019
Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Director Kathleen L. Kraninger today becomes the Chairman of the Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council.


April 1, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (Council) announced today the appointment of John Ducrest, Commissioner of the Louisiana Office of Financial Institutions, and Steve Pleger, Senior Deputy Commissioner for the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, to its State Liaison Committee (SLC). The Council also announces that the Conference of State Bank Supervisors has reappointed Greg Gonzales, Commissioner of the Tennessee Department of Financial Institutions, to the SLC.


March 6, 2019
The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council (FFIEC) members today issued principles to promote consistency, clarity and ease of reference for the presentation of information in examination reports. The FFIEC Policy Statement on the Report of Examination was developed as part of the FFIECís Examination Modernization Project, which is aimed at reducing unnecessary regulatory burden on community financial institutions.