OpEd Published in BankThink

This article originally appeared in American Banker on April 21, 2017. Link. BankThink: Killing CDFIs would make a bad situation worse for small business By Trevor Dryer Small-business growth and job creation positively impacts the U.S. economy, but a gap exists in small businesses’ access to cost-effective credit, hurting their ability to subsist, much less […]

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The Future of the CFPB

Of all the questions looming after Election Day, for the financial services industry the biggest question of all is:  What happens to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB)? During the campaign, President Donald Trump touted his plans to dismantle Dodd-Frank, but never specifically addressed the CFPB.  Facing a recent court decision questioning the Constitutionality of […]

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Fintech Regulatory Update: December 2016

Fintech innovation operates in an ever-evolving financial regulatory landscape. Regulators are stepping up scrutiny of non-banks, particularly marketplace lenders, even as the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) establishes its mandate and rules. This shifting landscape carries regulatory implications for traditional banks weighing fintech partnerships. In this blog series, Mirador will recap the latest regulatory […]

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