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OBA Update

OBA Weekly Update

January 2021

  • January 5, 2021

    Week of Jan. 4

    In This Issue… IRS: ‘Get My Payments’ portal now live COVID mitigation efforts being examined in banks? Dates changed for 2021 OBA Senior Management Forum Nondeductible portion of OBA dues calculated OBA education corner … IRS: ‘Get My Payments’ portal now live Monday, the Internal Revenue Service announced the Get My Payments portal – available in English and Spanish – …

December 2020

  • December 29, 2020

    Week of Dec. 28

    In This Issue… Banks should expect stimulus payments to hit customers’ accounts soon Dates changed for 2021 OBA Senior Management Forum OBA holiday hours updated OBA education corner … Banks should expect stimulus payments to hit customers’ accounts soon ACH transactions for the economic impact payments are expected to begin as soon as today. More than 100 million files are …

  • December 22, 2020

    Week of Dec. 21

    In This Issue… Congress approves COVID-19 relief bill, reauthorizes PPP PPPLF continues through March 31, 2021 OBA holiday hours updated 2020 surveys bundle deal available now OBA education corner … Congress approves COVID-19 relief bill, reauthorizes PPP Late last night, House and Senate lawmakers agreed on the terms of a $900 billion coronavirus relief package. This bipartisan effort is more …

  • December 15, 2020

    Week of Dec. 14

    In This Issue… Info on SolarWinds breach Emergency Coronavirus Relief Act of 2020 draft released COVID mitigation efforts in banks … what? OBA education corner … Info on SolarWinds breach There has been interest concerning the SolarWinds breach so we are providing the following information. It is not our sense that not many, if any, of our Oklahoma banks use …

  • December 8, 2020

    Week of Dec. 7

    In This Issue… Trade groups urge postponement of Figure Bank charter application OBA Office Depot Program brings new deals OBA education corner … Trade groups urge postponement of Figure Bank charter application ABA and six other industry trade groups on Monday urged the OCC to postpone its consideration of a charter application submitted by Reno, Nevada-based Figure Bank. The groups raised …

  • December 1, 2020

    Week of Nov. 30

    In This Issue… Oklahoma banks show upward trajectory in third quarter results Biden taps former Fed Chair Yellen for Treasury secretary OBA soliciting CD bids OBA education corner … Oklahoma banks show upward trajectory in third quarter results Oklahoma banks showed increasing numbers in their net income for the third quarter of 2020 according to the just-released FDIC Quarterly Banking …

November 2020

  • November 24, 2020

    Week of Nov. 23

    In This Issue… OCC finalizes update to activities and operations rule OBA offices closed during Thanksgiving OBA education corner … OCC finalizes update to activities and operations rule The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency on Monday issued a final rule that updates its rules for national bank and federal savings association activities and operations. The rule is part …

  • November 17, 2020

    Week of Nov. 16

    In This Issue… FDIC amends application requirements for establishment, relocation of branches Order holiday closing signs now OBA education corner … FDIC amends application requirements for establishment, relocation of branches As part of its ongoing effort to review and rescind outdated or irrelevant regulations and guidance, the FDIC has issued a final rule amending its application requirements for the establishment and relocation …

  • November 10, 2020

    Week of Nov. 9

    In This Issue… Small business optimism remains unchanged in October Check out OBA’s Strategic Members COVID-19 Resource Page OBA education corner … Small business optimism remains unchanged in October The NFIB Small Business Optimism Index remained unchanged in October, measuring 104 points. While business conditions have improved, many respondents reported increased uncertainty driven by the elections and uncertain conditions in …

  • November 3, 2020

    Week of Nov. 2

    In This Issue… From the chairman … OBA-hosted Zoom meeting on Wednesday will discuss 2020 election results Today is Election Day, finally! Regulatory Feedback Initiative needs YOU! Fed announces actions to make MSLP loans available to smaller businesses Promontory Interfinancial Network changes name OBA education corner … From the chairman … Time to vote We have two important state questions …