The April 2017 edition of the CUNA Economic Update, CUNA’s monthly video series exploring economic trends and their impact on the credit union movement, focuses on international uncertainty and a weak jobs report.
Three credit union executives and seven credit unions were honored for their achievements in human resources and organizational development in a ceremony at the 2017 CUNA HR & Organizational Development Council Conference, which was held April 19-22 in Las Vegas.
A decade ago, the roots of Hispanic solutions firm Coopera were planted by Warren Morrow, a visionary credit union leader with big dreams for the future. In response to the segment’s explosive growth and strong need for fair and dignified financial services, Morrow challenged the movement to become providers of choice for all Hispanics in the U.S.
Cornerstone Credit Union League President/CEO Dick Ensweiler has been honored with the proclamation that the new America’s Credit Union Museum Library will be named the Richard L. “Dick” Ensweiler Research Library.
BECU, Tukwila, Wash., was awarded the Diamond Best of Show Award, the highest honor in the CUNA Marketing & Business Development Council’s Diamond Awards competition – during the Council’s 24th annual conference, March 29-April 1 in San Antonio, Texas.
The second phase of Same Day ACH rollout has a Sept. 15 effective date, and a list of recommended action items to be performed has been released. All financial institutions must be prepared to receive by Sept. 15.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle called for action as CUNA’s bipartisan, pro-consumer Campaign for Common-Sense Regulation has successfully pushed financial reform to the “head of a crowded field of issues" with the release of Rep. Jeb Hensarling's financial bill.