Fourth Quarter 2015 News Releases

December 2015

Dec 17 Registration Open for ABA Foundation’s 2016 Financial Education Initiatives​
Dec 16 ABA Statement on Today’s Fed Announcement
Dec 16 ABA Testifies on CFPB’s Data Collection Practices
Dec 16 ABA Disappointed in Congress’ Failure to Enact Needed Regulatory Relief
Dec 15 American Bankers Mutual Insurance Ltd. Distributes $1.1 Million to ABA Member Banks
Dec 11 ABA Renews Endorsement of Freddie Mac Secondary Mortgage Market Solutions
Dec 10 ABA Foundation Partners with First Book to Launch New Book Award Program
Dec 9 ABA Applauds House Financial Services Committee Vote on Data Security Act of 2015​
Dec 4 BAFT Applauds Passage of Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization
Dec 2 ABA Supports Oversight Hearing on Farm Credit System
Dec 2 ABA Report: Access to Credit Cards Continues to Expand in Second Quarter
Dec 1 ABA Opposes Dividend Cut in Highway Bill
Dec 1 American Bankers Association Makes Additions to ABA NASDAQ Community Bank Index
Dec 1 BAFT Names New Chair of Transaction Banking Global Leaders Group
Dec 1 New ABA Certification Program Fosters Expertise in Financial Crimes Management

November 2015

Nov 24 ABA Statement on FDIC’s Third Quarter Bank Earnings Report
Nov 23 Chip Cards Offer Additional Security for Holiday Shopping Season
Nov 19 ABA Statement on NCUA Field of Membership Proposal
Nov 19 7 Bad Spending Habits to Avoid This Holiday Season
Nov 18 ABA Statement on House Passage of the Portfolio Lending and Mortgage Access Act (H.R. 1210)
Nov 18 National Judges Set To Select 2016 Saving Star
Nov 16 ABA and University of Maryland Partner to Deliver New Breed of Financial Crimes Executive Education
Nov 10 ABA Endorses MortgagebotLOS™ from D+H
Nov 10 ABA Elects Officers, Board for 2015-2016
Nov 10 ABA Names Georgia Banker as New ABA Chairman
Nov 9 ABA Announces New Succession Planning Guide for Banks
Nov 6 ABA Endorses BizEquity’s Business Valuation and Performance Service ‘Banker Office’
Nov 5 ABA Names New Executive Director of Card Policy Council
Nov 4 ABA Nominates Officers, Board for 2015-2016

October 2015

Oct 28 Survey: Consumers Trust Banks Most to Keep Their Payments Safe
Oct 27
BAFT Statement on House Passage of Ex-Im Bank Reauthorization (H.R. 3611)​
Oct 27 ABA Statement on Senate Passage of Cybersecurity Information Sharing Act (CISA)
Oct 27 ABA Statement on Department of Education’s Final Cash Management Rule
Oct 22 12 Steps to Protect Your Mobile Device from Fraudsters
Oct 21 ABA Statement on Today’s House Small Business Committee Hearing
Oct 20 ABA Endorses Gremln’s Social Media Marketing, Monitoring and Compliance Platform
Oct 19 ABA Survey: 94 Percent of Consumers Say Retailers Should Improve Security Systems to Protect Financial Information
Oct 15 ​ABA Statement on CFPB’s Final Rule to Expand Data Collection and Reporting Under the Home Mortgage Disclosure Act
Oct 15 Bankers Celebrate Financial Education, ‘Get Smart About Credit Day’​
Oct 14 ABA Members Saved Over $15 Million With Endorsed Mortgage Solutions
Oct 14 ABA Expands Online Training Curriculum to Address Newly Enacted TRID Rule
Oct 14 8 Ways to Fight Fraud Online
Oct 13 Longtime ABA Staffer Receives National Ag Award
Oct 8 ABA Honors Banker with Distinguished Service Award
Oct 8 ABA Honors Six Banks with Community Commitment Award
Oct 8 Consumer Delinquencies Fall Significantly in Second Quarter
Oct 7 ABA to Congress: Banks Committed to Helping Small Businesses Protect Consumers
Oct 7 5 Ways To Protect Your Small Business from Financial Fraud
Oct 5 ABA Unveils New Bank Marketing Site Delivering Timely Resources
Oct 1 ABA Offers Resources for Cybersecurity Awareness Month
Oct 1 BAFT Launches Regional Council in Middle East, North Africa

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