In The News

State/Local

More than $350B in federal recovery cash starts rolling out to states, cities, counties
Missouri Independent, 5/10/21

Missouri lawmakers pass bill to collect taxes on online sales
Missouri Independent, 5/14/21

Gas tax increase on its way to governor after clearing Missouri House
Missouri Independent, 5/11/21

Missouri Gov. Parson abandons plans to implement voter-approved Medicaid expansion
Missouri Independent, 5/13/21

Missouri's cannabis industry hits high revenue numbers
KRCG, 5/13/21

National

U.S. Senate votes to repeal 'true lender' banking rule issued under Trump
Reuters, 5/11/21

DOJ reportedly investigating Kabbage, fintech lenders, over PPP loans
Banking Dive, 5/10/21

Lockdown mentality still holding the economy back, banking official says
Politico, 5/9/21

Cryptocurrency fuels ransomware payments. Without regulation, it could get worse
Banking Dive, 5/7/21

Commentary: Keeping fintech's promise: A modest proposal
The Hill, 5/10/21

Explainer: Why are fears of high inflation getting worse?
AP, 5/12/21 

Regulatory

New OCC chief vows focus on climate change, disproportionate impact of pandemic
Banking Dive, 5/11/21

Operations

Banks planning to issue credit cards to people without credit scores: report
The Hill, 5/13/21

A Fed report on debit costs could fuel a movement to reduce a decade-old fee cap
Digital Transactions, 5/10/21

Banks more comfortable with out-of-market M&A targets as credit picture clears
S&P Global Market Intelligence, 5/10/21

US banks loosen credit standards as they look for loan growth
S&P Global Market Intelligence, 5/6/21

Traditional banks mirror challengers with new digital offerings
Banking Dive, 5/7/21

Bankers' main CFO gripe: lack of transparency
Banking Dive, 5/14/21

US Bank, Plaid partner on open banking portal
PYMNTS, 5/13/21

New generation of digital banks bets on minority markets
Reuters, 5/13/21

US banks, fintechs eyeing emerging threat from tech, retail giants
S&P Global Market Intelligence, 5/12/21

Commentary: Bitcoin, dogecoin, NFTs, GameStop — is this the peak of investment absurdity?
Los Angeles Times, 5/13/21

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