The forces that would drive credit union consolidation are often thwarted by self-preservation.
Largest consolidation announcement comes from Visterra Credit Union and Altura Credit Union in California.
Consolidation of Altura CU and Visterra CU to create Golden State’s 37th billion dollar cooperative.
From New Hampshire to California, credit unions finalize or announce merger plans.
The right merger or acquisition can help a credit union adapt to changes and continue growing noninterest income.
One league CEO predicts 2015 could bring the first non-contiguous state league merger.
Despite strong profits and low delinquencies, credit unions in general aren't warming to private student lending.
As November comes to an end, a dozen merger deals were announced or completed in 12 states.
If the FHLB of Seattle merges into the FHLB of Des Moines, it would be the system's first voluntary merger.
Read the latest in merger news and best practices in this Focus Report.