Industrial Banking and Commerce

August 29th, 2016|Uncategorized|

Fast Facts:  Industrial banks do not engage in any activity not allowed for a national bank Industrial bank holding companies can engage in any lawful activity – no evidence engaging in other activities presents any risk to bank Affiliate transactions governed by Sections 23A and 23B – bank cannot be used to finance parent or [...]

Congressional Committee will investigate FDIC’s role in no new bank charters

July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

WHAT: House Committee on Oversight and Government Reform will hold a hearing regarding oversight of the FDIC application process. WHEN: Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 10 a.m. (EDT) WHERE: Rayburn House Office Building, room 2154 - A live stream can be accessed at or the Committee’s YouTube Channel WHO: The Committee has called [...]

FDIC It’s Time to Update the Definition of Brokered Deposits

July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

  The NAIB is urging the FDIC review the exclusion of all fully-insured brokered deposits from the definition of the term “core deposit” used in the Uniform Bank Performance Report (“UBPR”). The exclusion of brokered deposits from the definition of core deposits lacks foundation and can be easily remedied by the FDIC. As the definition [...]

American’s Need Access to Reliable Credit

July 13th, 2016|Uncategorized|

For many years’ advocacy groups have described financial services public policy issues under the rubric “Wall Street vs. Main Street.” While that debate may have meaning in the political world, in reality, consumers and small businesses alike just need reliable access to credit. Let’s look at some examples: A New York City taxi driver scrimps [...]

Industrial Banks Q&A

April 20th, 2016|Uncategorized|

What are industrial banks? Industrial banks, also known as industrial loan companies (ILCs), are a type of state chartered bank. The deposits of industrial banks are insured by the FDIC. Companies that own industrial banks chartered in certain states are not “bank holding companies” under the Bank Holding Company Act. They can chartered in California, [...]

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