Powered by

Time to finish reg relief for community banks

May 28, 2019 - American Banker

With this week marking the first anniversary of the signing of the S 2155 community bank regulatory relief law, now is a good time to review its impact on these institutions and where we go from here. While much of the law is being successfully implemented to support localized lending and economic growth, key provisions providing for simpler community bank capital rules and call reports remain unfinished business. Regulators have an opportunity to change that.

Fortunately for community ban...