YEAR 2000: The Federal Financial Institutions Examination Council issued an advisory that institutions should identify by Sept. 30 any critical computer systems that are susceptible to the so-called year-2000 glitch. The advisory also outlines year-2000 examination procedures. Published and effective May 5.
SBIC EXAM FEES: The Small Business Administration reduced exam fees for small-business investment companies with assets greater than $60 million by adopting a fee cap of $14,000. Some smaller SBICs will pay higher fees. Published May 5. Effective April 30.