Testy exchanges focus on potential compliance costs and financial products targeted for increased scrutiny.
The new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau on Tuesday provided more details of how it plans to examine credit unions and banks.
Inclusion under new bureau followed credit union, bank industry push.
With the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau launch about a month away, credit union executives are expecting to spend more money and time complying with myriad of new regulations.
President Kennedy famously said after the Bay of Pigs debacle that “victory has a thousand fathers; defeat is an orphan.”
WASHINGTON — His predecessor had to lay people off and fight congressional efforts to dramatically increase the regulatory burden on credit unions.
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Senate meeting this week only enough to prevent recess appointment of Warren to head of new CFPB.
Credit union trade groups are cautiously optimistic while Republicans are downright frustrated with the early moves of the new consumer bureau.
WASHINGTON — Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner criticized unnamed “dark forces” who are trying to undermine the implementation of last year's financial overhaul bill.