World Council of Credit Unions welcomed over 1,600 people from 58 countries at the Austria Center Vienna in Vienna, Austria Sunday evening for the opening ceremonies of the 2017 World Credit Union Conference.
CUNA CEO Council will hold its first-ever conference at the Hotel del Coronado in Coronado, Calif., Oct. 16-18. Centered around high-level issues of leadership, strategy and business growth, CUNA CEO Council Conference will provide a venue for credit union CEOs to expand their knowledge, discuss recent developments and network with their peers.
Lending growth highlighted CUNA’s May Monthly Credit Union Estimates as the beneficial effects of recent U.S. labor market improvement were reflected in gains in consumer spending and borrowing, according to CUNA economists.
Hubert Hoosman Jr., the African-American credit union advocate who led a nationwide credit union effort to raised funds for a national monument in Washington, D.C., recognizing Martin Luther King Jr., has died.
CUNA wrote in support of legislation Monday that is a step forward in addressing the threat of litigation under the Americans With Disabilities Act, urging legislators to consider how credit unions are being impacted by frivolous litigation.
CUNA and league partners the are working with Congress to remedy an issue surrounding compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act and are seeking guidance on what is required for websites and online banking software.