Bureau executive rebuffs April 2 testimony from employee who cited discrimination.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — NCUA says threat of fines leads to drop from more than a thousand to about 100.
Agency says conference for examiner training cost $512,945 less than 2012 counterpart.
In bid for transparency, bureau says it will open credit union council and others, "the same way most other agencies allow."
Board Chairman Debbie Matz says 18-month phase-in after approval "is not etched in stone."
Seventeen failures and one voluntary liquidation recorded last year, agency said.
The $18M Detroit credit union can't recover from big adjustments to financial reports in Q42013.
NCUA board member says the 100 credit unions with the most risk-based capital per the proposed rule have superior financials.
GSE reform passes the Senate Banking Committee Thursday over objections from Sen. Elizabeth Warren.
Credit unions can apply for this year's second round of community development grants next month.