Mortgage lending loosens in June Australians will be able to get a bigger mortgage if APRA goes ahead with plans to loosen the current requirement for banks to use a minimum 7 per cent interest rate when assessing borrowers.
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Is Trump chilling out? – (Usual caveat: Nobody really knows what Trump will ultimately do, not even. s new leadership to undermine its mission. “Strong majorities across parties disagree with [Acting CFPB Director Mick].
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The data demonstrate that under CFPB Director Cordray, fair lending enforcement was a priority with a sharp increase in cases brought, and an even larger increase in fines and settlements.
The CFPB has sued several for-profit colleges for predatory lending practices, including ITT Educational Services, which announced last year that it planned to shut down. case, citing federal.
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Under Director Cordray, thecases with an average of $47.5 million in consumer relief per case. Under the Trump Administration’s leadership, the CFPB has not announced or resolved a single student lending enforcement case.
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For example, the relief rate jumped to 18% for the 5,000 cases that actually were decided on the merits (the remaining cases were either dismissed for not being filed on time, ruled to be outside.
The CFPB has issued a new annual report covering its fair lending activities during 2017. Since Mick Mulvaney did not become Acting Director until the end of November 2017, the fair lending activities described in the report largely took place under former Director Cordray’s leadership.
In contrast, under founding director Richard Cordray, the CFPB filed 15 cases and recovered $712 million for students that had been wronged, and 11 cases for lending discrimination, recovering.
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Potential Bureau rulemaking might focus on application of the Court’s holdings to ECOA. Such a rule would be more durable than the Bureau’s earlier fair lending bulletin, remaining in effect unless altered by later rulemaking (and thus surviving any future leadership change at the Bureau).