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OTR 2021 increase a sign for agency to reconsider expense allocation, Ito says

(Dec. 23, 2020) A 2021 budget of $341.4 million – with an overhead transfer rate (OTR) of 62.3% — was approved by the NCUA Board on a split vote of...

Hauptman now vice chairman; names top adviser

(Dec. 23, 2020) A new title has been bestowed on the newest member of the three-member board for the NCUA, who is now “vice chairman,” according to a release from...

Rule outlines ‘detailed disclosures’ in collection communications

(Dec. 23, 2020) Debt collectors must provide, at the outset of collection communications, detailed disclosures about the consumer’s debt and rights in debt collection, along with information to help consumers...

Proposal would track virtual currency transactions

(Dec. 23, 2020) New requirements for certain transactions involving convertible virtual currency (CVD) or digital assets with legal tender (LTDA) status were proposed by the Treasury’s financial crimes arm today,...

Bank regulators issue joint rule on security alerts

(Dec. 23, 2020) All three federal banking agencies late last week jointly released a proposal requiring banks and banking organizations they supervise to promptly notify their primary federal regulator in...

NASCUS MEMBER UPDATE: Invoices on way; NASCUS 365 in full swing; Last call for Pierre Jay Award nominations

(Dec. 23, 2020) NASCUS 2021 membership invoices NASCUS credit union and associate members were sent their 2021 membership renewal invoices Tuesday from info@nascus.org. Please contact NASCUS member relations staff if...

Sub debt rule adopted by NCUA after years of work by agency, states

(Dec. 18, 2020) Well-capitalized, federally insured credit unions could count subordinated debt as capital for risk-based net worth purposes under a new rule approved by the NCUA Board at its...

NASCUS: Final rule was long time in coming

(Dec. 18, 2020) NASCUS President and CEO Lucy Ito, in a press statement, praised the NCUA Board for finalizing the subordinated debt rule, noting the state system’s long support for...

Loan participations temp rule extended; 3 FCU proposals issued

(Dec. 18, 2020) In other action at Thursday’s meeting, the NCUA Board issued one final rule and three proposed regulations – with three of those approved on split votes after...

Hauptman eyeing three priorities for NCUA

(Dec. 18, 2020) Kyle Hauptman, sworn in as the latest (and 24th) member of the NCUA Board this week prior to participation in the Thursday and today’s board meetings, said...

Board set to decide 2021 budget/OTR today

(Dec. 18, 2020) With a rare second monthly meeting scheduled for today (Friday, Dec. 18), the full-complement NCUA Board will consider the 2021 budget for the agency, which includes an...