Undoing Dodd-Frank: The Impact on the Mortgage Industry

Recorded March 16

The mortgage industry has spent the seven years since the Dodd-Frank Act took effect preparing for, implementing and tweaking compliance plans and reacting to new enforcement rules and interpretations. Now the Trump administration is exploring rolling back regulation in general and the DFA in particular, making the future of mortgage industry regulation again uncertain.

An executive order signed by the president in early February instructed the Treasury secretary to report back shortly on any rules that help or hinder the administration’s policy. While the order didn’t specifically name DFA, on the same day the president told business leaders, “We expect to be cutting a lot out of Dodd-Frank.” And Congressional Republicans are getting in on the act, led by Rep. Jeb Hensarling, TX, who is preparing legislation to revise what he calls the “Dodd-Frank mistake.”

But with most of the hard work done and profits again in the healthy zone, some in the mortgage industry question whether a review of regulations could cause more harm than good—either by spawning tighter restrictions or by requiring additional time and expense to retool to meet new, albeit looser rules.

Join Inside Mortgage Finance for “Undoing Dodd-Frank: The Impact on the Mortgage Industry.”Our panel of experts explores the executive, judicial and legislative challenges to the Dodd-Frank Act and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and how mortgage companies and those in related businesses should prepare for what may come.

You’ll hear from:

  • Kristie D. Kully, Partner, Mayer Brown
  • Donald C. Lampe, Partner, Financial Services Group, Morrison & Foerster
  • R. Colgate Selden, Consumer Finance Regulatory Partner, Alston & Bird

Please note:

The webinar manual provides a program outline, speaker bios and presentations, and pertinent articles on the subject from Inside Mortgage Finance and our other newsletters.

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Poll

With the spring homebuying season in full swing, what percentage of your March 2017 application volume has been for “purchase” loans?

75% or higher

48%

50% to 74%

24%

30% to 49%

14%

Under 30%

14%