Federal Reserve Board announces enforcement action with Metropolitan Bank Group and termination of enforcement action with IT & S of Iowa
Release Date: April 18, 2013 For immediate release The Federal Reserve Board on Thursday announced the execution of the following enforcement action: Metropolitan Bank Group, Inc. (PDF) , Chicago, Illinois Consent Cease and Desist Order dated April 12, 2013 The Federal Reserve Board also announced the termination of the enforcement action listed below: IT & S of Iowa, Inc., Oskaloosa, Iowa Written Agreement dated June 16, 2009 Terminated April 15, 2013 Search of Federal Reserve enforcement actions.
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU ® PRESS RELEASE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT : Tom Joyce Better Business Bureau of Chicago & Northern Illinois, 312.245.2643; email@example.com Better Business Bureau Warning – Flood Victims Beware CHICAGO, IL – April 18, 2013 – Homeowners and businesses who are trying to recover from flood damage due to the extremely heavy rains in the area should be aware so that they do not become victims of unscrupulous contractors. “There will be dishonest businesses that will exploit the situation and try to scam homeowners and businesses that are in need of making repairs,” said Steve J Bernas, president & CEO of the BBB serving Chicago and Northern Illinois.
Federal Reserve provides information on checks sent under Independent Foreclosure Review Payment Agreement
Release Date: April 17, 2013 For immediate release The paying agent for checks being sent to borrowers under the Independent Foreclosure Review has assured the Federal Reserve Board that early problems with some checks have been corrected and that funds are available to cash all checks. Some early recipients of checks informed the Federal Reserve’s consumer helpline on Tuesday that they were told their checks could not be cashed.
Release Date: April 16, 2013 For release at 2:00 p.m. EDT The Federal Reserve Board on Tuesday released the minutes of its discount rate meetings from February 11 through March 18, 2013.
Better Business Bureau Cautions Consumers to Watch Out for Scammers in Wake of the Boston Marathon Attack
BETTER BUSINESS BUREAU ® PRESS RELEASE FOR FURTHER INFORMATION CONTACT : Tom Joyce, Better Business Bureau of Chicago & Northern Illinois, 312.245.2643; firstname.lastname@example.org Better Business Bureau Cautions Consumers to Watch Out for Scammers in Wake of the Boston Marathon Attack CHICAGO, IL – April 16, 2013 – Charity scammers strike after tragedies, and at least one poorly-conceived charity scam has already emerged in the wake of the explosions at the finish line of the Boston Marathon yesterday. The Better Business Bureau serving Chicago and Northern Illinois (BBB) is alerting consumers of the possibility of phony charity solicitations, supposedly on behalf of the families of victims of the Boston Marathon tragedy.
CHICAGO – The Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago today announced 15 new members and five returning members of its Advisory Council on Agriculture, Small Business and Labor. Council members serve a two-year term and meet twice a year to provide their views on current business conditions to Chicago Fed President Charles Evans and other Bank senior officials.
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE LiquidSpill.com hires new Marketing Director MacBook Repair Company Increases Brand Awareness Chicago, IL – LiquidSpill.com announced today that John LaLoggia has joined the company to further develop…
Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve System Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation For immediate release April 15, 2013 The Federal Reserve Board (Board) and the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) on Monday announced the release of additional guidance, clarification and direction for the first group of institutions filing their resolutions plans pursuant to the Dodd-Frank Act. These 11 institutions filed their initial resolution plans with the Federal Reserve Board and the FDIC in 2012.
Release Date: April 15, 2013 For immediate release The Federal Reserve Board on Monday invited comment on a proposal to establish an annual assessment of bank holding companies and savings and loan holding companies with $50 billion or greater in total consolidated assets and for nonbank financial companies designated by the Financial Stability Oversight Council for supervision by the Federal Reserve. The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Consumer Protection Act directs the Federal Reserve to collect assessments, fees, or other charges equal to the expenses the Board estimates are necessary and appropriate to carry out its supervisory and regulatory responsibilities for these large financial companies.
Chicago, IL- April 11, 2013 – Chicago has taken a stance against driving with hand held cellphones and passed a prohibitive law in 2005. Many surrounding states, 10 in total, have also passed similar laws .