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AL: Birmingham’s annual A.G. Gaston Conference to be held virtually and free of charge

Featured speakers for this year’s conference include Marc Morial, president & CEO of the National Urban League, Maggie Anderson, co-founder of The Empowerment Experiment, Shelly Bell, serial entrepreneur and founder of Black Girl Ventures and Dedrick Asante-Muhammad, chief of race, wealth and community of the National Community Reinvestment Coalition.

LexBlog: The OCC’s CRA Final Rule Under a New Comptroller and the Biden Administration: What Now?

Consumer advocates have uniformly and vigorously opposed the OCC’s CRA final rule, accusing the agency of acting hastily to “unlawfully gut[]” the CRA. On June 25, 2020, the National Community Reinvestment Coalition (“NCRC”) and California Reinvestment Coalition filed a lawsuit against the OCC, asking a federal district court to declare the OCC’s CRA final rule unlawful and set it aside.

American Banker: BankThink Fintechs that get bank charters should be subject to CRA. Period.

American Banker, January 13, 2021, BankThink Fintechs that get bank charters should be subject to CRA. Period. While consumer groups and the banking industry sometimes disagree, there’s one thing we do agree on: the need to stop the Office of the Comptroller of the Currency’s last-minute attempt allowing fintechs to become national banks without adhering …

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