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.
CUNA will host a new event, CUNA Governance, Risk Management & Compliance Institute, Oct. 2-4, in Denver. Created in partnership with Rochdale Paragon Group, the institute offers a credit union-specific education in GRC, a popular business philosophy that integrates and unifies governance, risk management and compliance.
Credit unions in Washington and Oregon delivered $528 million in direct benefits to 5.5 million Northwest credit union members and drove a $7.7 billion total economic impact in 2016, according to a report released today by the NWCUA.
The winners will be presented at the World Credit Union Conference, July 23-26 in Vienna, Austria. The DSA honors individuals and organizations that have provided outstanding service to credit union development outside their home country.
New England credit unions accounted for more than $1 billion in small business loans originated in 2015 and roughly $3.5 billion in small business loans outstanding, according to a study released Tuesday.
Georgia credit unions continue to offers state consumers their best value for financial services. Credit unions delivered Georgia residents an average direct financial benefit equivalent of $87 per member and $165 per member household for the 12-month period ending September 2016, according to Georgia Credit Union Affiliates.
CUNA CFO Council is now accepting nominations for its 2017 awards, to be presented at CUNA CFO Council Conference, May 21-24, in Orlando, Fla. The awards honor outstanding credit union finance professionals and innovative, breakthrough solutions in their field, as well as outstanding service to CUNA CFO Council.
CUNA’s compliance staff went back to basics in a recent CompBlog entry examining floor rates on variable-rate open-end loans. These rates are governed by the Credit Card Accountability and Disclosure (CARD) Act.