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The New Hampshire Banking Department is committed to protecting the public’s interest through professional supervision of the financial services we regulate. Our vision is to be an innovative and exemplary leader in financial services regulation.

News and Events
New Rules Effective
February 20, 2014

The NH Banking Department has readopted with amendments, Ban 1107, Amendments to Credit Union Bylaws, effective February 20, 2014.

NH Banking Department earns Accreditation for Mortgage Regulation
February 19, 2014
Bank Commissioner Glenn Perlow announced today that the New Hampshire Banking Department has earned accreditation for Mortgage Regulation. View the Press Release.
Interest Payable on Escrow Accounts Announced
January 27, 2014
Upper Valley Commercial Corporation agrees to Cease Operation
December 31, 2013
The NH Banking Department and the NH Securities Bureau issued Cease & Desist Orders against Upper Valley Commercial Corporation for violating NH State Laws. View the joint press release issued. View the Banking Department Order. View the Securities Bureau Order.
Ocwen Financial Corporation Ordered to Provide Relief to Homeowners
December 19, 2013
The New Hampshire Banking Department has joined regulators from 48 other states, the District of Columbia and the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau in filing a court order that requires Ocwen to provide $2 billion in principal reduction relief to underwater homeowners for mortgage servicing misconduct.  Ocwen must also refund $125 million to foreclosed borrowers and adhere to significant new servicing requirements that will protect homeowners from abusive behavior. See the CFPB Press Release. Affected homeowners are encouraged to review these FAQs about the procedure to seek payment.
Proposed Rulemaking
August 29, 2013
The department has filed proposed rulemaking for Ban 510.09 and Ban 510.10, and Ban Part 1107 Amendments to ByLaws.
View the proposed rules and the rulemaking notices.

Order to Cease and Desist issued against CashCall, Inc., et al.

June 11, 2013
The New Hampshire Banking Department issued an Order to Cease and Desist against CashCall, Inc., et al.

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Banking Department
53 Regional Drive  |  Suite 200  |  Concord, NH 03301
(603) 271-3561  |  (800) 437-5991
fax: (603) 271-1090 or (603) 271-0750