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ABA Bank Compliance Editorial Calendar

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January / February 2019

  • The Future of Consumer Protection and State-Level Compliance (author assigned)
  • HMDA Data Implementation and Lessons Learned (author assigned)
  • Creating a Compliant Digital Marketing Program (author assigned)
  • TRID 2.0 Are You Ready? (author assigned)

Complete articles due: November 1, 2018

Bonus Distribution
ABA CRCM Exam Prep, Nashville, TN, January 14-18
ABA Conference for Community Bankers, San Diego, CA, February 10-13

Advertising space closing: December 3, 2018
Advertising materials due: December 10, 2018

March / April 2019

  • Change Management
  • Big Data (author assigned)
  • Developing HMDA Procedures (author assigned)
  • State Level Compliance (author assigned)
  • Investing in Compliance in a Time of Regulatory Rollbacks
  • E-sign (author assigned)

Completed articles due: January 2, 2019

Bonus Distribution:
ABA Compliance Schools, Tucson, AZ, March 30 - April 5
ABA Risk Management Conference, Austin, TX, April 7-9

Advertising space closing: February 1, 2019
Advertising materials due: February 8, 2019

May / June 2019

  • Dodd-Frank Reform (author assigned)
  • The Role of Compliance as a Security Breach (author assigned)
  • Fair Banking (author assigned)
  • Communications between Compliance and Audit (author assigned)
  • RegTech (author assigned)

Completed articles due: March 1, 2019

Bonus Distribution:
ABA-Wharton CEO Leadership Lab, Philadelphia, PA, May 1-3
ABA Stonier Graduate School of Banking, Philadelphia, PA, June 6-13
ABA Regulatory Compliance Conference, New Orleans, LA, June 9-12

Advertising space closing: April 1, 2019
Advertising materials due: April 8, 2019

July / August 2019

  • CRA Modernization
  • Lessons Learned from Recent Natural Disasters (author assigned)
  • HUD Disparate Impact Rule
  • Money movement in the Digital Age

Completed articles due: May 1, 2019

Bonus Distribution:
ABA CRCM Exam Prep, Reston, VA, July 21-26
ABA Risk Management Schools, Reston, VA August 19-23

Advertising space closing: June 3, 2019
Advertising materials due: June 10, 2019

September / October 2019

  • Disclosures and Accessibility in the Digital Age
  • Managing Fintech Compliance (author assigned)
  • Self-Identity Program
  • Interacting with Outsourced Collateral Insurance

Completed articles due: July 1, 2019

Bonus Distribution:
ABA Compliance Schools, Atlanta, GA, October TBA
ABA Annual Convention, Seattle, WA, October 27-29

Advertising space closing: August 1, 2019
Advertising materials due: August 8, 2019

November / December 2019

  • Organizational Priorities of Business Units and Compliance
  • Compliance Implications of Mergers and Acquisitions
  • BSA/AML-related article
  • Fraud and/or Virtual Currencies Update

Completed articles due: September 3, 2019

Bonus Distribution:
ABA/ABA Financial Crimes Enforcement Conference, Washington, DC, December 8-10

Advertising space closing: October 1, 2019
Advertising materials due: October 8, 2019

All editorial topics are tentative.  Author guidelines are available online. For more information about the articles, please contact Laine Crosby at (240) 780-8665 or

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Chris Capistrant, (202) 663-5216,