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Advanced biz lenders focus of new CUNA roundtable

May 13, 2015

MADISON, Wis. (5/13/15)--CUNA Business Lending Roundtable, a new event for credit union business lending professionals, will be held Dec. 8-9 in Tempe, Ariz.

“Credit unions face unique business lending challenges that other financial institutions do not. That being said, there simply are not enough credit union-specific training options available,” said Kathy Smith, CUNA instructional design manager. “This new roundtable gives the advanced business lender a comfortable setting to meet with their peers while addressing current hot topics during active discussions with our experts and facilitators.”

CUNA Business Lending Roundtable will attendees will participate in Q-and-A sessions, develop new techniques for member business loan growth and connect with other business lending experts.

Highlights include:

  • Portfolio growth and diversification strategies;
  • Positioning techniques;
  • Industry trends;
  • Member business programs beyond lending; and
  • Updates from the National Credit Union Administration and Small Business Administration.