Regulatory Agencies Propose Amending the Regulatory Capital Rule to Revise the Definition of “High Volatility Commercial Real Estate Exposure”

Compliance Bulletin

The OCC, the Fed and the FDIC propose to amend the regulatory capital rule to revise the definition of “high volatility commercial real estate exposure” to conform to the definition enacted as part of S. 2155.  The agencies are requesting comments on their proposal, and have posed several specific questions about their interpretations of the language and intent of S.2155. Comments are due November 27, 2018.  A summary of the proposed amendments to the regulatory capital rule, the questions raised by the agency as to which comments are requested, and instructions on how to comment are included in CBA’s Regulatory Compliance Bulletin here. The agencies’ notice of proposed rulemaking can be found here