Some asset classes in the NCUA's risk-based capital proposal, like consumer loans, have better risk weights than Basel III.
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Mortgage originations dropped sharply in the first quarter of 2014 from one year prior, according to data released by the NCUA last week.
The Target breach and others have sharply ramped up interest in card on-off switches on mobile apps, according to at least two vendors in the credit union space.
The economy in our nation's capital is booming and our leading export is contrived crises.
Individuals must be held accountable for their actions, but organizational accountability must be examined as well.
Credit union leaders are perfectly poised to bring financial education to their local schools and neighborhoods.
Of the nine prohibition orders issued last month by the NCUA, three were former employees of the $65 million Valley Credit Union in Tuscumbia, Ala.
Sam's Club, Wal-Mart's membership-only retail warehouse operation, will issue proprietary credit cards that will carry an EMV chip for authentication beginning June 23, the company said.
Four credit unions have announced core processing conversion completions or commitments in recent days.
The $399 million Florida Central Credit Union in Tampa plans to buy a First Federal Bank of Florida branch in Sarasota, Florida Central President/CEO Laida Garcia said last week.
William Bruns has been selected to be the NCUA's next deputy inspector general.
Car loans with seven-year terms are becoming more of the norm as consumers yearn for lower monthly payments.
Mark Patchak, president/CEO of the $28.6 million Oshkosh Central Credit Union, was one of two employees suspended while the state investigates what it calls “substantial irregularities” at the Wisconsin credit union.
The $2.4 billion Service Credit Union of Portsmouth, N.H., opened its 42nd branch. The Tilton branch is the credit union's 25th in New Hampshire and 12th in-store branch and is its first in Belknap County. It's located inside a Wal-Mart on Sherwood Drive.
The $1.1 billion Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union in Lowell, Mass, hired Matthew Bernard as assistant vice president for network operations. He has more than 15 years of experience in the technology industry and was awarded two Purple Stars for wounds he received in combat while serving as an infantryman in...