CFPB Report Highlights Fair Lending Activities in 2017 

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau recapped its efforts in 2017 to fulfill its statutory mandate to ensure consumers are protected from discrimination in its sixth annual Fair Lending Report issued on Tuesday. The agency noted that it prioritized redlining, mortgage and student loan servicing and small business lending in its fair lending enforcement activities throughout 2017. 

The report also highlights the bureau’s activities related to Equal Credit Opportunity Act enforcement, Home Mortgage Disclosure Act reporting, guidance and rulemaking, interagency coordination and outreach. Read the CFPB report.