FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich. (4/11/16)--GreenPath Inc., a CUNA Strategic Services strategic alliance provider, is now operating as GreenPath Financial Wellness, with a commitment to assisting consumers with financial challenges beyond debt.
ST. JOHNS, Newfoundland and Labrador (4/8/16)--Verafin, a provider of fraud detection and anti-money laundering software, has added a new analytic to help credit unions and other financial institutions detect suspicious tax refunds.
Credit unions and other financial institutions relying on fraud detection and prevention strategies from The Members Group in 2014 saved roughly $28 million in fraud losses, according to the payments processor.
LendKey, an online lending platform that connects borrowers with credit unions and banks, has secured up to $1 billion in financing from MidCap Financial, a specialty finance firm managed by a subsidiary of Apollo Global Management LLC.
President Barack Obama sent greetings Thursday to those celebrating International Credit Union Day. CUNA worked closely with the White House on the statement, and a number of credit union-friendly legislators also weighed in with the White House.
The NCUA’s revised supervisory approach to interest rate risk is covered in a recent Letter to Credit Unions (16-CU-08). The new standardized approach is designed to increase focus and resources toward higher risk credit unions.
CUNA’s Strategic Communications Department teamed up with The Wall Street Journal this week on an infographic illustrating the differences between credit unions and banks. The graphic ran in print today, on International Credit Union Day.