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OBA Update

OBA Weekly Update

June 2022

  • June 7, 2022

    Week of June 6

    In This Issue… OBA Emerging Leadesr Academy now accepting applications 2022 OBA Directory of Banks available Calendar photo contest winners selected; new strategic members welcomed OBA education corner … OBA Emerging Leaders Academy now accepting applications Take note the OBA 2022-23 Emerging Leaders Academy is currently accepting applications. We’re looking for the best and brightest bankers who seek to sharpen …

May 2022

  • May 31, 2022

    Week of May 30

    In This Issue… CFPB: Algorithms used in credit decisions must be explainable 2022 OBA Annual Washington Visit scheduled Fed board issues ‘Economic Well-Being of U.S. Households in 2021’ report OBA education corner … CFPB: Algorithms used in credit decisions must be explainable In a new circular issued late last week, the CFPB said under the Equal Credit Opportunity Act and …

  • May 24, 2022

    Week of May 23

    In This Issue… FDIC: Banking environment improved last year Did you miss our convention? OBA education corner … FDIC: Banking environment improved last year The FDIC released its annual risk review late last week, and pointed out the banking environment improved in 2021 as the economy recovered from a period of economic hardship the year prior. The agency noted financial …

  • May 17, 2022

    Week of May 16

    In This Issue… Powell enters second term as Fed chairman Agencies release updated flood insurance guidance OBA education corner … Powell enters second term as Fed chairman The Senate confirmed Jerome Powell to a second term as chairman of the Federal Reserve last week, by a 80-19 vote. Powell has led the Fed board since 2018. The Senate last week …

  • May 10, 2022

    Week of May 9

    In This Issue… Fed: Banking system remains strong OBA offering raffle for PGA Championship passes Golfers needed! OBA education corner … Fed: Banking system remains strong The banking system remained strong overall, with robust capital and liquidity and improved asset quality in the second half of 2021, according to the Federal Reserve’s latest supervision and regulation report released late last …

  • May 3, 2022

    Week of May 2

    In This Issue… CFPB report focuses on financial products Earlybird registration nearing for OBA convention! Contact OBA legal department by phone – email currently down OBA education corner … CFPB report focuses on financial products The CFPB issued a “Supervisory Highlights” report on Monday that focused on recent examiner observations of several financial products. Among other things, examiners flagged issues …

April 2022

  • April 26, 2022

    Week of April 25

    In This Issue… CFPB to examine non-bank financial institutions Bankers’ Night Out programs wrap up on Wednesday OBA welcomes new strategic member Time to relive 1980s with OB80s convention! OBA education corner … CFPB to examine non-bank financial institutions The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau announced earlier this week it is invoking a largely unused legal provision to examine non-bank financial …

  • April 19, 2022

    Week of April 18

    In This Issue… Okemah banker elected as OBA Emerging Leaders chair Bankers’ Night Out programs wrap up next week in Oklahoma City Biden announces Barr as nominee for Fed vice chairman for supervision Time to relive 1980s with OB80s convention! OBA education corner … Okemah banker elected as OBA Emerging Leaders chair Julie Stovall, with American Exchange Bank in Okemah, …

  • April 12, 2022

    Week of April 11

    In This Issue… Bankers’ Night Out programs continue next week in Tulsa Salary survey deadline extended Last week to vote for OBA Emerging Leaders chair Time to relive 1980s with OB80s! OBA scholarship available OBA education corner … Bankers’ Night Out programs continue next week in Tulsa The dates for the OBA Bankers’ Night Out programs have been finalized, with …

  • April 5, 2022

    Week of April 4

    In This Issue… Select your Emerging Leaders chair OCC publishes interest rate risk statistics OBA education corner … Select your Emerging Leaders chair The OBA has heard from bankers interested in serving as chair of the Emerging Leaders Division. This position is open to any OBA Emerging Leaders who are currently enrolled in OBA Emerging Leaders Academy or had previously …