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Minority Depository Institutions

The Office of the Comptroller of the Currency (OCC) recognizes the vital role that minority depository institutions (MDIs) play in promoting the economic viability of the communities they serve. The OCC is committed to further the regulatory and legislative mandates designed to support the creation and preservation of these institutions.

Minority Depository Institution Advisory Committee

The Minority Depository Institution Advisory Committee (MDIAC) helps the OCC assess the state of minority-owned depository institutions, advises on their supervisions, and shares ways to help ensure minority institutions remain a vibrant part of the federal banking system.


  • Minority Depository Institutions (PDF) - Get a current list of minority-owned depository banks from the FDIC.
  • BankNet - Log on to this secure Web site exclusively for employees of national banks and federal savings associations for e-mail, financial services industry news, tools and reports, a calendar of upcoming events, and more.
  • Director Workshops - Register for effective workshops that focus on roles and responsibilities for directors of national community banks and federal savings associations.
  • Subscribe to OCC E-Mail - The OCC offers a variety of information through free e-mail subscriptions:
    • OCC News - Alerts, bulletins, news, and information about the mission, people and capabilities of the OCC.
    • OCC Community Affairs News - Information about community development, small business financing, financial literacy, and consumer protection
    • OCC Education Announcements - Announcements about outreach and educational opportunities for bank professionals.
    • OCC Consumer Advisories - Information of interest to consumers.

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Related News and Issuances
Publish DateIdentifierTitle
06/04/2019  NR 2019-61, OCC Appoints Three New Members to Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committee
05/23/2019  NR 2019-52, OCC Hosts Minority Depository Institutions Advisory Committee Meeting in Dallas
02/08/2019  OCC 2019-6, Community Bank Leverage Ratio: Notice of Proposed Rulemaking