News stories tagged Harper

A five-member NCUA Board? Maybe; Harper outlines up, downsides in hearing

(Oct. 1, 2021) While not outright supporting the idea of an expanded NCUA Board membership, the chairman of the current board noted that there are some upsides to the idea...

3rd party exam authority, climate change addressed

(Oct. 1, 2021) Other key moments of the Harper nomination hearing included: Harper again endorsed third-party vendor exam authority for NCUA (which would require a statutory change). “Bank regulators have...

Board agrees to consider finalizing three rules

(Sept. 24, 2021) Earlier in the meeting, the NCUA Board voted – 2-1, with Harper the “no” vote – to act on three outstanding proposed rules over the span of...

Harper repeats call for CUSO exam authority

(Aug. 6, 2021) Congress should give NCUA authority to examine (and enforce actions) over third party vendors, NCUA Board Chairman Todd Harper said in testimony to the Senate Banking Committee...

NCUA’s Harper, bank regulators, to face Senate panel

(July 30, 2021) NCUA gets a chance to share its views with the Senate next week when Board Chairman Todd Harper is scheduled to testify before the body’s Banking Committee....

Capital proposal would allow CUs to ‘opt in,’ avoid RBC requirements

(July 23, 2021) Federally insured credit unions with $500 million or more in assets could avoid risk-based capital (RBC) requirements and opt-in to a new measure of capital adequacy if...

Harper tells Congress: more needed for CDRLF

(June 4, 2021) An increase in appropriations in 2022 for NCUA’s Community Development Revolving Loan Fund (CDRLF) was requested this week by agency Board Chairman Todd Harper in NCUA’s annual...

Vendor exam authority, insurance fund changes sought

(May 21, 2021) Giving his agency examination and enforcement authority over third-party vendors, and making key changes to the structure of the federal savings insurance fund for credit unions, were...

IN’s Fite named chair at SLC

(May 7, 2021) Tom Fite, director of the Indiana Department of Financial Institutions, is now chairman of the State Liaison Committee (SLC) of the FFIEC, the group said this week....

Action coming on interest capitalization, derivatives, NCUA chairman indicates

(April 23, 2021) While no new regulations were proposed or finalized, the NCUA Board did indicate at its meeting Thursday that final rules on two NASCUS-supported proposals – on capitalization...

Pleger to continue at SLC; Harper chairs FFIEC

(April 2, 2021) NASCUS has reappointed Steve Pleger, senior deputy commissioner of the Georgia Department of Banking and Finance, as its representative on the FFIEC’s State Liaison Committee (SLC), one...