New FDIC Guidance Could Help Improve Marketplace Lending Credit Quality

Moody’s has released a report commenting on the new FDIC guidelines for bank lending through third-party lenders; guidance from the FDIC is proposed and seeks to potentially improve controls on bank lending through marketplace loans; the new FDIC guidance will help to improve the overall quality of loans on marketplace lending platforms, according to Moody’s; the new controls focus on greater analysis and oversight by banks of marketplace lenders’ credit underwriting models to ensure that they align with the bank’s lending terms.  Source