On December 10, 2014, the US Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (“OCC”) released a list of Community Reinvestment Act performance evaluations for the time period of November 1, 2014 through to November 30, 2014. The list of evaluations contains only national banks, federal saving associations and insured federal branches of foreign banks that have received ratings. The rating categories include outstanding, satisfactory, needs to improve and substantial noncompliance. In total, 23 evaluations were made, two were rated outstanding,  20 rated satisfactory and one was rated as needs to improve. Satisfactory ratings are generally required in order for banks to undertake expansionary transactions.

The list of performance evaluations is available at:

http://www.occ.gov/static/cra/nov14.html.