The Northwest Credit Union Association kicked off its annual MAXX Convention against a backdrop of unprecedented state and federal policy advancement wins, and impressive 55% market share of membership.
The Bureau of Consumer Financial Protection issued its Fall 2018 rulemaking agenda this week, with several items reflecting CUNA’s advocacy with the bureau. The agenda is a snapshot of the bureau’s regulatory priorities into 2019.
Now open for 2019 registration, CUNA Credit Union Board Certification School, formerly known as CUNA Volunteer Certification School, continues to provide board members with valuable education and networking opportunities.
CUNA and the state leagues invite credit unions to a free, member-only webinar focused on the research, creative and digital strategies that have taken place in preparation for bringing the ‘Open Your Eyes’ awareness initiative to life.
The NCUA board voted to approve a final risk-based capital rule Thursday, that provides regulator relief for credit unions. While CUNA has concerns with NCUA’s overall approach to risk-based capital, it supports the changes.
A court decision that broadens the definition of an automated telephone dialing system is flawed and should be rejected, CUNA wrote to the Federal Communications Commission Wednesday in response to an FCC petition.
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.
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.