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FHA Updates Lender Handbook

Posted on 10/2/2014
The Federal Housing Administration on Tuesday issued an updated handbook consolidating its guidance for lenders into a single resource.

OCC: Southern Banks Report Health, Growing Loans

Posted on 10/1/2014
The OCC reported yesterday that the average loan growth rate has doubled in the agency’s nine-state Southern District, which spans from Texas to Georgia, growing to 6 percent from 3 percent a year earlier.

ABA, Other Financial Trade Groups to Operate .bank Domain

Posted on 9/30/2014
ICANN, the international body that governs Internet domains, yesterday authorized fTLD Registry Services to operate the newly created top-level domain “.bank.”

ABA, FS-ISAC, FFIEC Offer Resources on Shellshock Bug

Posted on 9/29/2014
In a statement, FS-ISAC labeled it a “significant threat to systems and networks” and urged banks and their partners to “identify and remediate vulnerable systems using a prioritized, risk-based approach.”