This is an independent news service providing a daily update of news and other information about the federal financial institution regulatory structure, including proposed and new rules, advance notices of proposed rulemaking, personnel changes, developments in Congress affecting the regulatory structure, and more. It is not associated with the federal government or its regulatory agencies, nor with any special interest group.

While the daily update covers all developments related to the federal financial institution regulatory system, its focus is on several key agencies, including: the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection (BCFP, formerly known as the CFPB), the Federal Deposit Insurance Corp. (FDIC), the Federal Reserve, the National Credit Union Administration (NCUA), and the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC).

Additionally, this news service occasionally provides graphics, animations and videos intended to demonstrate the impact, meaning or scope of regulatory developments.

The mission of Regulatory Report is to shine a light on the federal financial institution regulatory system in order to help journalists and news organizations better identify, describe and illustrate developments in the regulatory system to their readers, viewers and consumers.

About the editors:

With more than 70 years of combined experience in covering federal financial institution regulation, legislation and advocacy, the editors of Regulatory Report consider items for our daily report based on that long-term perspective. We report on the actions taken by federal financial institution regulators to shine a light on and promote insight into the activities of federal financial institution regulators, which can have a profound impact on financial institutions and the economy at large.

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