FHFA Puts Down Fair-Lending Hammer
Continuing to move quickly under its new acting director, FHFA today issued a Policy Statement on Fair Lending to Fannie, Freddie, and the FHLBs as well as ordering Fannie and Freddie now to file quarterly fair-lending reports on what they and their AU systems are doing and to whom.

FRB-NY: Fintech Key to Renewed Free Checking for Un, Underbanked
With this alert, we begin analyses of a series of new posts from the Federal Reserve Bank of New York focusing on financial-sector inequality considerations.