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October 2019 Monthly Bulletin

Volume 7, Number 3 – October 2019
DBO Issues Cannabis Banking Guidance – The Department of Business Oversight has issued guidance to state-chartered financial institutions regarding banking relationships with cannabis-related businesses as more banks and credit unions choose to bank the industry…

Unauthorized Website Posing as DBO Licensee Private Lending Direct, LLC

October 8, 2019
The Department of Business Oversight (DBO) has been notified that the website PrivateLendingDirectLLC.com is using the name, address and phone number of a DBO-licensed entity, Private Lending Direct, LLC, without the entity’s authorization or permission…

Department of Business Oversight Issues Cannabis Banking Guidance

October 3, 2019
The California Department of Business Oversight (DBO) today issued guidance to state-chartered financial institutions regarding banking relationships with cannabis-related businesses as more banks and credit unions …

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