A large gathering of league presidents, league service corporation and association executives, league chairs, government and political affairs professionals, CUNA executive committee members, and system partners attended American Association of Credit Union League's (AACUL) winter conference and annual meeting in Huntington Beach, Calif., Dec. 4-7.
Tickets and sponsorships are now available for purchase for the 31st annual National Credit Union Foundation Dinner Presenting the Herb Wegner Memorial Awards on March 11, 2019 at the Marriott Marquis in conjunction with CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC) in Washington, D.C.
The Wisconsin Credit Union League and its members were encouraged to see Gov. Scott Walker delete provisions from the state budget bill that would have sewn together the Office of Credit Unions, the Department of Financial Institutions and the Department of Safety and Professional Services.
Efforts by the Financial Accounting Foundation and its Private Company Council to “improve” private entity accounting standards should not be more complex than existing U.S. generally accepted accounting principles.
The labor market produced 223,00 new jobs in April, sending a healthy jolt through the stock market Friday and potentially giving the Federal Reserve the ammunition it needs to raise interest rates as soon as September, according to analysts in reaction to the report from the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
A bill that would provide a temporary delay in enforcement and a liability safe harbor period for a new mortgage disclosure rule has the support of CUNA and a number of other financial and housing trade organizations.
Credit unions continue their strong communications campaigns with their elected legislators with meetings in their home states and on Capitol Hill, with an emphasis on data security, regulatory relief and other key credit union issues.
Credit union-issued consumer credit climbed by $400 million to $308.2 billion in March, a deceleration from the prior month’s $3.3 billion gain, according to numbers released by the Federal Reserve Thursday.