WASHINGTON - Lenders are bracing for the worst as they await rules implementing the financial reform law's requirement that Community Reinvestment Act deals be publicly disclosed.

Citibank vice president Mary Cosgrove told banking regulators Friday that the industry is full of rumors about how much of a burden the rules will impose.

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