Lending

  • Article | Lending
  • June 6th, 2011

What Falling Home Prices Mean for Banks

The latest home price data makes for grim reading, and it's not good news for the banking industry.

  • Article | Lending
  • April 5th, 2011

Banks (don't) like Small Business Lending Fund

Congress created the $30 billion fund to provide capital to banks and increase lending to small business, but not many banks applied for it. Here's why.

  • Article | Lending
  • February 24th, 2011

A Turnaround Year?

  • Article | Lending
  • October 22nd, 2010

Loan Origination: Dodd-Frank And Your Lending Compensation Practices

While most of the Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act will not affect banks for a year or more, the limits on how you compensate your lenders should be on banks radar now. Amy Avitable, director of Compliance Services, at Sheshunoff Consulting + Solutions describes how the final rule will change the way creditors compensate mortgage bankers and employees.