Credit union economists say the interest rate hike by the Feds signals confidence in the economy.
NAFCU releases its first Credit Union Sentiment Index report to measure CUs' views of the financial and regulatory landscape.
NAFCU and CUNA officials praise the Treasury Department's regulatory recommendations.
A Treasury report says regulators and Congress have done a poor job of tailoring regs to the size of FIs.
The NCUA reports that federally-insured credit unions improved in nearly every category in the first quarter of the year.
Trades warn the NCUA's proposed merger rules may unnecessarily make the process even more complex than it currently is.
Bill intended to overhaul Dodd-Frank is expected to die in the Senate after passing 233-186 in the House.
CU officials push for deregulation in Senate Banking Committee hearing; Chairman Crapo says overhaul bill will take months to produce.
House Republican staff want CFPB's director, Richard Cordray, to be cited for contempt over Wells Fargo probe.
President Trump endorses several provisions of the Financial CHOICE Act, which would impact credit union regulations.