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Regulators Allow for Short-Term Troubled CRE Loan Mods

A top real estate industry trade group got to take a victory lap last week as federal banking regulators announced some rule changes around how banks will be required to deal with a wave of office loans that are maturing just as future demand for office space looks shaky.

2020: The Year Fintechs Gained Bank Charters

This past year brought significant developments in the realm of fintech corporate structure and regulatory oversight. An increasing number of fintechs either acquired existing banks or applied for de novo bank charters in 2020, taking different tacks to do so.