CUNA Finance Council - More Scenes

Photo gallery: Scenes from the CUNA Finance Council Conference

Nearly 600 attendees learn lessons from conference speakers.

May 22, 2019

Deposit pricing, risk appetites, bank acquisitions, and asset-liability management are all topics credit unions finance leaders want to know about.

During breakout sessions and keynote speeches, the nearly 600 attendees at the 2019 CUNA Finance Council Conference in New York City picked up bits of information on those issues to take back with them to their credit unions..


  • Slide 01

    “There are no small moments for rock star performers,” says drummer Mark Schulman.

  • Slide 02

    Engaged employees are more productive employees, says Mollie Bell, Ent Credit Union.

  • Slide 03

    Aim for the optimal pricing position on deposits, says Dr. Dan Geller.

  • Slide 04

    Create a "risk appetite statement" to maintain a strong risk management focus, says Steve Houle, Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union.

  • Slide 05

    Bank acquisitions are an efficient way for credit unions to expand their geographic footprint, says attorney Michael Bell.

  • Slide 06

    Expect a slight slowdown in the economy later this year, says economist Alan Beaulieu.

  • Slide 07

    The CECL accounting standard has the potential to alter the credit union business model, says Sally Myers, principal, and Rob Johnson, executive vice president/principal, for c. myers corp.

  • Slide 08

    Asset-liability management begins and ends with liquidity, says Frank Santucci, Stifel Financial Corp.


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