Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Weekly Update

Week of Oct. 26

In This Issue… Report: IRS bank proposal to be dropped from budget bill Opposition to tax reporting proposal made clear by ABA, trade groups 2021 Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame ceremony set for Dec. 2 Bankers’ Night Out fall series continues with upcoming dates in Woodward, Lawton OBA education corner … Report: IRS bank proposal to be dropped from budget …

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Week of Oct. 18

In This Issue… Democrats likely to scale back Treasury’s IRS bank reporting plan OCC releases updated LIBOR transition self-assessment tool Bankers’ Night Out fall series continues with upcoming dates in OKC, Woodward, Lawton OBA education corner … Democrats likely to scale back Treasury’s IRS reporting plan Senate Democrats will likely reveal a scaled-back version of a Biden administration proposal to …

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Week of Oct. 12

In This Issue… Fed report finds bank branch distance stable for customers Longtime OBA employee’s spouse passes away Interested in speaking at OBA events? 2021 Oklahoma Bankers Hall of Fame ceremony set for Dec. 2 OBA education corner … Fed report finds bank branch distance stable for customers Despite an increase in bank consolidation over the past 20 years, the …

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Week of Oct. 4

In This Issue… OCC reports improvement in mortgage performances OBA president/CEO interviews on pair of Tulsa TV stations about IRS reporting proposal Bankers’ Night Out fall series continues this month OBA education corner … OCC reports improvement in mortgage performances The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency reported last week the performance of first-lien mortgages in the federal banking …

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Week of Sept. 27

In This Issue… SBA issues final rule regarding Paycheck Protection Program Two Fed presidents announce early retirement under similar circumstances Nondeductible portion of OBA dues calculated 2021 Hall of Fame Luncheon & Induction Ceremony set for Dec. 2 OBA education corner … SBA issues final rule regarding Paycheck Protection Program The Small Business Administration has issued a final rule outlining …

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Week of Sept. 20

In This Issue… Federal Reserve publishes paper on partnerships between community banks, fintechs Oklahoma City banker pends ope-ed in Oklahoman on IRS reporting proposal OBA welcomes new strategic member OBA education corner … Federal Reserve publishes paper on partnerships between community banks, fintechs To support responsible innovation in the community banking sector, the Federal Reserve Board earlier this month published …

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Week of Sept. 13

In This Issue… Senate members introduce bill to block IRS bank reporting requirements 2022 OBA Speaker Proposal forms due Oct. 20 OBA Emerging Leaders Academy application deadline is this week OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs begin this week in Ardmore Wednesday is last day to order Oklahoma Views and Vistas Calendar Registration open for ABA Virtual Washington Fly-In OBA education …

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Week of Sept. 6

In This Issue… Loan-to-deposit ratios reach new lows during pandemic OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs begins next week in Ardmore OBA welcomes new endorsed vendor OBA education corner … Loan-to-deposit ratios reach new lows during pandemic As a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, numerous economic stimulus initiatives were implemented, including direct payouts to consumers and small company loan schemes. The …

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Week of Aug. 30

In This Issue… PPP direct loan forgiveness encouraged by SBA OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs begin in two weeks in Ardmore OBA Washington Visit to resume traditional format in 2022 OBA Emerging Leaders Academy application deadline approaching Today is the last day to order 2022 Oklahoma Views and Vistas Calendar at early-bird rate OBA education corner … PPP direct loan …

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Week of Aug. 23

In This Issue… FDIC looks for banker input OBA Bankers’ Night Out sponsorships available OBA education corner … FDIC looks for banker input FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams and newly appointed Chief Innovation Officer Sultan Meghji have asked the banking industry for input related to innovation around four general themes. Inclusiveness — How to increase access to banking services for those …

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