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Financial Institution Letter

Banker Webinar: Community Bank Leverage Ratio Framework

February 3, 2020  |  FIL-07-2020


The FDIC will host a webinar on February 25, 2020, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., Eastern Time (ET) to discuss the optional community bank leverage ratio (CBLR) capital framework for qualifying FDIC-supervised institutions.

Statement of Applicability: This Financial Institution Letter (FIL) is applicable to FDIC-supervised institutions with less than $10 billion in total consolidated assets, except for institutions within advanced approaches banking organizations.


  • The FDIC will host a webinar on Tuesday, February 25, 2020, from 2:00 p.m. to 3:30 p.m., ET to address the optional CBLR capital framework prior to the completion of the first quarter 2020 reporting period for qualifying FDIC-supervised institutions.
  • Participants can join the webinar event using the following link:
  • Participants may dial-in to the webinar by calling 888-970-4194; participant passcode 2730474.
  • Participants are asked to join the webinar 20 minutes before it begins.
  • A question-and-answer session will follow the presentation. We encourage participants to submit questions via email before the webinar to or during the webinar to
  • Bankers can find more information about CBLR compliance in the Community Bank Guide.

Suggested Distribution:

FDIC-Supervised Institutions

Suggested Routing:

Chief Executive Officer
Chief Financial Officer
Chief Risk Officer

Related Topics:

Capital Adequacy of FDIC-Supervised Institutions, 12 CFR Part 324 (Regulatory Capital Rules)


Paper copies of FDIC FILs may be obtained through the FDIC's Public Information Center, 3501 Fairfax Drive, E-1002, Arlington, VA 22226 (1-877-275-3342 or 703-562-2200).