FDIC community banking panel to get briefed on de novo issues, unbanked households survey next Thursday

Updates on efforts regarding de novo institutions, community bank technical assistance efforts and more will be delivered next Thursday during a public meeting of the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC) Advisory Committee on Community Banking, the agency announced Thursday.

The March 28 meeting, held at FDIC headquarters in Washington and to be webcast live, is also slated to include a report on the 2017 FDIC National Survey of Unbanked and Underbanked Households; a look at supervisory policy issues; an update by the FDIC Ombudsman; and a briefing by representatives of the Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) regarding that agency’s use of banks’ filings under the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA).

The Advisory Committee on Community Banking advises the FDIC on issues affecting community banks, including examination policies and procedures, credit and lending practices, deposit insurance assessments, insurance coverage and regulatory compliance.

The March 28 meeting is set to run from 9 a.m. to 3:15 p.m. ET. FDIC Chairman Jelena McWilliams will give brief opening remarks.

FDIC Announces Meeting of Advisory Committee on Community Banking

FDICs Advisory Committee on Community Banking website