June’s Regulatory Recap

June’s Regulatory Recap is now available here.  Let us know if we can help in any way. Have you seen our Weekly Rewinds?  Past editions are available on our Resources page.   Please be advised that CSG provides financial services compliance audit and consulting services to our clients.  The services that we provide include certain tasks that may be characterized … Read More

May’s Regulatory Recap

May’s Regulatory Recap is now available here.  Let us know if we can help in any way. Have you seen our Weekly Rewinds?  Past editions are available on our Resources page.   Please be advised that CSG provides financial services compliance audit and consulting services to our clients.  The services that we provide include certain tasks that may be characterized … Read More

April Regulatory Recap

April’s Regulatory Recap is now available here.  Let us know if we can help in any way. We’ve been busy scheduling audits for 2021, but we still have a few available times open.  Check out our Audit Services page and contact us today.   Please be advised that CSG provides financial services compliance audit and consulting services to our clients.  … Read More

Official Advertising Statement (FDIC)

The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently reissued its Request for Information regarding its Official Sign and Advertising Requirements and Potential Technological Solutions. The reissue now also addresses the misuse of the FDIC Official Sign and logo, which was not included in the original request. As a recap, on February 26, 2020, the FDIC published a notice in the Federal Register (85 FR 10997) … Read More

2021 Mortgage Servicing COVID-19 Proposed Rule

On April 5, 2021, the CFPB issued the 2021 Mortgage Servicing COVID-19 Proposed Rule regarding additional protections for borrowers during the COVID-19 emergency. The CFPB seeks comment on the proposed amendments to Regulation X that add or revise existing Mortgage Servicing Rule provisions and provide additional assistance for borrowers experiencing a COVID-19-related hardship. These amendments include additional actions during live contacts with … Read More

March Regulatory Recap

March’s Regulatory Recap is now available here.  Let us know if we can help in any way. We’ve been busy scheduling audits for 2021, but we still have a few available times open.  Check out our Audit Services page and contact us today.   Please be advised that CSG provides financial services compliance audit and consulting services to our clients.  … Read More

Proposed Interagency Questions and Answers Regarding Private Flood Insurance

On March 11, 2021, the Federal Reserve Board, FCA, FDIC, NCUA, and OCC published 24 proposed Interagency Questions and Answers Regarding Private Flood Insurance. The agencies state that the proposal is intended to help lenders comply with the agencies’ joint rule which implemented the private flood insurance provisions of the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act of 2012.  These questions would … Read More

DCU’s 2021 Exam Focus

In February, the Division of Credit Unions (DCU) released Bulletin B-21.01, Strategic Initiatives and Exam Focus for 2021. The Bulletin includes updates of the DCU’s 2020 strategic initiatives and objectives, as well as their exam focus for 2021. In 2020, the DCU restructured its examiners into four teams- three devoted to performing safety and soundness exams and one for specialty exams. The DCU also … Read More

February’s Regulatory Recap Now Available

February’s Regulatory Recap is now available here. Let us know if you have any questions or if we can help in any way. Please be advised that CSG provides financial services compliance audit and consulting services to our clients.  The services that we provide include certain tasks that may be characterized as “law-related services” under Rule 5.7 of the Rules … Read More

NCUA Approves Joint-Ownership Share Accounts Final Rule

During its February 18, 2021, open meeting, the NCUA approved a final rule governing the requirements for a share account to be separately insured as a joint account. Under the final rule, proof of joint-ownership, for determining share insurance coverage, can be satisfied by the credit union having issued a mechanism for accessing the account, such as a debit card, … Read More