The NCUA board will vote on finalizing changes to its risk-based capital at its Thursday meeting, according to the agenda released Thursday. CUNA supports the proposal, but is concerned about the agency’s RBC approach.
CUNA support for credit union-friendly candidates in this year’s mid-term election was covered by two Washington, D.C. publications Wednesday. CUNA announced several independent expenditures backing incumbents in tight races Wednesday.
CUNA supports the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection’s participation in the Global Financial Innovation Network, but strongly encourages the bureau encourage the network to ensure a level playing field in comments submitted Sunday.
NCUA’s latest Letter to Federal Credit Unions features guidance on how credit unions can prepare a successful narrative application when using this option to apply for serving a well-defined local community.
Credit Union Magazine honors 2018’s Credit Union Rock Stars, professionals and volunteers whose innovations, service, and achievements have made outstanding contributions to their communities and the movement.
Forty-five credit union professionals were certified as Credit Union Development Educators (CUDEs) after completing the National Credit Union Foundation’s Credit Union Development Education (DE) Training.
For credit unions in the path of Hurricane Michael the first step toward recovery will be regaining power, according to Scott Teel, vice president of organizational development at Agility Recovery, a CUNA Strategic Services provider.
CUNA hosted a webinar Wednesday with Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection staff on changes to HMDA reporting requirements. A recording of the webinar is available for free to CUNA members, and will be available shortly.
CUNA generally supports the Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection’s policy to encourage Trial Disclosure Programs but recommends any bureau-approved programs be narrow in scope and not excessively deviate from traditional disclosure standards.
The Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions, the charitable arm of the World Council of Credit Unions, urges credit unions everywhere to expand the footprint of their efforts to improve member’s lives at home and abroad through a new initiative: the 2018 International Credit Union (ICU) Day Challenge.