Industry Reports Archive

Question: I have a loan officer who issued a loan estimate that predates the application date by 1 day. While I don’t believe this to be best practice, I’m not certain whether it’s also a violation of regulation. Can someone please confirm? Answer: Assuming the required ...Read More

The Why and How of Environmental Risk

By John Berteau, Associate General Counsel For banks, environmental risk management addresses concerns about the present by looking into the past and gazing into the future. A good environmental risk policy looks to the past to identify existing environmental liabilities before making loans secured ...Read More