Infrastructure Bonds Get Strong Bipartisan Support
Today’s Senate Finance hearing on infrastructure financing evidenced bipartisan support for infrastructure bonds, signaling progress on public-private bond infrastructure-financing strategies that will have significant financial-sector impact.

OCC’s CRA Freeze Clears Path for Inter-Agency Rewrite
Acting just one week after its leadership change, and ahead of tough questioning tomorrow, the OCC today froze the need for national banks to comply with its controversial CRA rule.

New OCC: New Attention to Climate Risk, Disparate Impact
The OCC today released its Semiannual Risk Perspective, noting for the first time that banks face both physical and transition related climate risks but stating only that the OCC is researching them.