Analyzing trends in a range of key operational areas, including regulations, training, compliance and lending, the 2017-2018 CUNA Environmental Scan Report gives credit unions strategic planning guidance for the year ahead.
The 2017 CUNA Bank Secrecy Act Certification Conference in partnership with the National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors, will be held Nov. 12-15 in Las Vegas. The event provides a thorough, current education on the Bank Secrecy Act (BSA) and related anti-money laundering laws while providing attendees the opportunity to become certified as Bank Secrecy Act Compliance Specialists (BSACS).
The March 2017 edition of the CUNA Economic Update is now available. CUNA Senior Economist Perc Pineda hosts the episode, which is endorsed by CUNA CFO Council and covers topics such as interest rates, economic growth and the relationship between the two, as well as the outlook for credit union loan growth.
Credit Union Magazine is accepting votes for the 2017 Credit Union Hero of the Year, an award recognizing an exceptional credit union professional who embodies credit union the philosophy and values. Readers can vote until April 15 for this year’s recipient, who will be presented the honor at CUNA America’s Credit Union Conference, June 25-28, in Las Vegas.
CUNA, with the generous support of CUNA Mutual Group and CO-OP Financial Services, was able to secure the rights to the .creditunion domain from the Internet Corp. for Assigned Names and Numbers. Beginning this summer, credit unions will be able to register and use a .creditunion domain name of their choice to serve as a trusted source identifier on the internet for their members.
CUNA Lending eSchool has officially been set for Aug. 1-29. Nine sessions will cover current issues in credit union lending to provide lending professionals the opportunity to broaden and update their lending expertise.
The 2017 CUNA Collections & Bankruptcy School will be held Sept. 18-21 in Tempe, Ariz. Designed for attendees of all experience levels, the school provides a credit union-focused education on best practices, regulations and trends in collections and bankruptcy.
CUNA Economics & Investments Conference will be held Aug. 14-16 in Las Vegas. A gathering of CUNA’s top economic experts, the event offers valuable insight into the central economic trends affecting credit unions as well as guidance on financial strategy and investments.