Want employees who are all-in?
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Banks can't just make jobs fun, they must help workers find meaning.

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There's no harm in OCC's single-agency approach on CRA — for now
Comptroller of the Currency Joseph Otting
Unilateral approaches to bank regulation are risky, but the OCC's plan to seek public comment independent of the other agencies could help shed light on a CRA debate that is now being waged internally.

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OCC to take preliminary step in CRA overhaul plan
Joseph Otting, comptroller of the U.S. currency
The agency says it will act independently of other regulators to release a notice asking for public input on revamping the decades-old law.

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Big acquirers find it harder to justify smaller deals
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Larger community banks are favoring bigger targets — or relying more on organic growth — to expand.

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Chase Bank hit with downgrade over jumbo mortgage underwriting, fintech gaps
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Moody's Investors Service downgraded JPMorgan Chase's prime jumbo mortgage originator assessment to its second-highest rating, citing the bank's growing reliance on correspondents with delegated underwriting authority and shortcomings in its technology infrastructure.

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Good prices or good service: What hooks online-only banking customers?
Online banking customer profile
Digital banks dispute the notion that they can skimp on customer service because millennials are only shopping for low fees and high savings rates.

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How to tell if you're banking a pot business
Number of banks and credit unions offering accounts to marijuana related businesses, as of June 2018
Many financial institutions are unaware that they're banking marijuana-related businesses, pot bankers and regtech experts say.

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CFPB's student loan ombudsman resigns in scathing letter to Mulvaney
Acting CFPB Director Mick Mulvaney
Seth Frotman, whose student lending unit had been gutted in May, said the bureau's current leadership "has abandoned its duty to fairly and robustly enforce the law."

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Comerica scrambles to address fraud in prepaid benefits program
Comerica Bank
The Texas bank, which partners with the U.S. Treasury to dispense federal benefits via prepaid cards, is alleged to have dropped the ball as hundreds of cardholders say their money was forwarded to fraudsters posing as them.

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How the 'Best Banks to Work For' get employees to love their jobs
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Most banks have an array of charitable endeavors designed to get workers involved. But the ones on our Best Banks list have built an emotional connection with employees

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