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Feb 15, 2024

In this new reality, regulated banks reassess cost, operations, capital and diversification while the ‘shadow banking system’ is picking up steam.

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Jan 29, 2024

Is your organization prepared to update its Home Mortgage Disclosure Act (HMDA) policies in 2024? New filing requirements for HMDA were passed in 2023 that will go into effect in 2024. Given the volatility with the housing market, the...

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Jan 2, 2024

Disclosure complexity continues to increase, and so does the likelihood of being fined for non-compliance.

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Jan 1, 2024

Unaligned Policies and Procedures can Leave Your Organization Exposed. BAI helps financial services organizations understand the proper way to align their policies and procedures by highlighting important steps in the creation process....

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Jan 1, 2024

Major final rules and proposals were released earlier in 2023 that will affect compliance training programs in 2024. Download to learn more about these rules and how they affect your compliance training program....

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Jan 1, 2024

BAI has put together a document on artificial intelligence policy considerations to help financial services organizations know what they need to include in their AI policies....

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Recorded: Jan 11, 2024

Enterprise risk ratings contribute to a standardized approach to evaluate and communicate the level of risk across an organization. They help decision-makers make informed choices and prioritize risk management efforts. Risk ratings can also enhance learning and development in financial...

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Dec 14, 2023

Spanning CRA, capital requirements, credit card competition and more, a handful of new regulations and pending action in 2024 could shift compliance-training priorities.

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Dec 1, 2023

BAI has put together a document on Commercial Real Estate considerations to help financial services organizations know what they need to include in their commercial lending policies. To learn more about how to make your organization’s commercial real estate policies more...

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Nov 30, 2023

In the current regulatory environment, it is important for financial services organizations to review their policies on fraud. BAI has put together a document on Fraud policy considerations to help financial services organizations define actions for averting fraud, address it...

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Nov 30, 2023

Probability Management’s Sam Savage discusses the ‘flaw of averages’ and recent bank failures.

Article

Nov 29, 2023

By embracing flexibility, speed and automation, financial institutions can create a collaborative environment where both innovation and regulation thrive.

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Recorded: Dec 14, 2023

The Community Reinvestment Act (CRA) was designed to encourage commercial banks and savings associations to help meet the needs of borrowers in all segments of their communities, including low- and moderate-income neighborhoods. Recently, a final rule was announced that updates...

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Nov 8, 2023

AI-enabled processes are reshaping how bank executives are identifying actionable insights for enhanced operating leverage across the risk-analysis lifecycle.

Article

Oct 16, 2023

Data management is an emerging specialty in most financial services companies—including community banks—and a mature ERM function for effective use of data requires the right approach to recruitment and staffing.

Article

Sep 28, 2023

With technology forming the foundation of every bank, it’s become clear that IT risk and business risk need to be managed together.

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Sep 26, 2023

In our article: Today’s Policy Management—Meeting Regulatory Expectations, and Resourcing Appropriately, we cover the key items that make a successful policy management program and highlight the key three areas policy management software helps organizations prepare for examinations, which includes: Scheduling...

Article

Sep 7, 2023

Steps such as internal processes and controls, management testing and external auditing help banks pay closer attention to regulatory reporting in today’s climate.

Article

Aug 21, 2023

A new federal law requires businesses and their owners to disclose personal information and photographs to a federal law enforcement agency, with few exceptions.

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Recorded: Sep 7, 2023

During this webinar we will highlight what financial services organizations need to be aware of for several upcoming regulations including: CRA reform, Section 1033, Junk Fees and more. We will also go over the best ways organizations can implement compliance...

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Aug 2, 2023

AI technologies empower knowing your customer (KYC), compliance and security so financial institutions can continue to improve service delivery.