Registration Still Open for Discussion of Wide Range of Regulatory Issues
ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Feb. 1, 2013)
– Registration is still open for a free town hall webinar with National Credit Union Administration (NCUA) Board Chairman Debbie Matz and her guest, Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Richard Cordray, on Tuesday, Feb. 5, beginning at 3 p.m. EST.
Online registration for this informative webinar is available here
. Participants will use this same link to log into the webinar, and they should allow pop-ups from this website.
Participants will join a wide-ranging discussion of recent developments in financial services and consumer protection regulation, including CFPB’s recently finalized Ability-to-Repay rule and a related proposed rule. The proposed rule provides an alternative definition of Qualified Mortgage potentially applicable to thousands of credit unions with $2 billion or less in assets that originate 500 or less mortgages annually.
During the webinar, participants will be able to type in questions about any topic relating to the credit union industry or the CFPB. Participants also can submit questions in advance at WebinarQuestions@ncua.gov
. The subject line of the email should read, “NCUA-CFPB Town Hall.”
For technical questions about accessing the webinar, please call 703-518-6440.
NCUA is the independent federal agency created by
the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise
federal credit unions. With the backing of the full
faith and credit of the United States, NCUA operates
and manages the National Credit Union Share
Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of nearly 100
million account holders in all federal credit
unions and the overwhelming majority of
state-chartered credit unions. At
Pocket Cents, NCUA also educates the public on consumer protection and financial literacy issues.