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FTC finalizes rule barring noncompete agreements

Apr 25, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
The Federal Trade Commission issued an ICBA-opposed final rule prohibiting companies from enforcing noncompete agreements.

Labor Department finalizes ICBA-opposed overtime rule

Apr 24, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
The Labor Department issued a final rule to increase the number of employees who are entitled to overtime compensation.

FDIC board meeting on Change in Bank Control Act

Apr 24, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
The FDIC board of directors is scheduled to meet tomorrow morning to discuss proposals related to the Change in Bank Control Act of 1978.

Deadline today: Capital Summit online registration

Apr 24, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
Today is the online registration deadline for the 2024 ICBA Capital Summit, the industry’s premier advocacy event.

ICBA, IBAT meet with CFPB on 1033 concerns

Apr 23, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
ICBA and Independent Bankers Association of Texas community bankers and staff met with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau officials to express concerns with the bureau’s pending 1033 rule on sharing consumer financial data.

FinCEN urges institutions to remain vigilant to environmental crimes

Apr 23, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
The Financial Crimes Enforcement Network reminded financial institutions to remain vigilant in identifying and reporting suspicious activity related to environmental crimes.

ICBA PAC schedules 19th Annual Golf Classic

Apr 23, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
ICBA PAC is hosting its 19th Annual Golf Classic on June 17 at the Minneapolis Golf Club in St. Louis Park, Minn.

FinCEN: $27B in elder financial exploitation reported by financial institutions

Apr 22, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
Financial institutions reported $27 billion in suspicious activities linked to elder financial exploitation from 2022 to 2023, according to the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network.

Fed's Financial Stability Report highlights key risks

Apr 22, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
Persistent inflation and tighter monetary policy are the primary risks to the U.S. financial system, according to the Federal Reserve’s semiannual Financial Stability Report.

ICBA whitepaper explores trends in fair lending and redlining practices

Apr 22, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
A new ICBA whitepaper provides an in-depth look at current trends in fair lending and the scrutiny of redlining practices.

ICBA: grassroots advocacy needed ahead of Capital Summit

Apr 22, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
As hundreds of community bankers prepare to attend ICBA Capital Summit, which kicks off on Sunday, May 28, ICBA is urging community banks to show support by sending this letter to their members of Congress.

ICBA meets with Fed Governor Bowman on Reg II debit card rule

Apr 19, 2024 | NewsWatch Today
ICBA’s Anne Balcer met yesterday with Federal Reserve Governor Michelle Bowman on the agency’s proposal to lower debit card interchange fees. Fed Governor Bowman, who has spoken out against the proposal, said the agency’s cap on debit card interchange puts smaller issuers at a disadvantage.