Callahan report says lending pace fastest since 2008.
Credit unions with more than $500 million in assets were responsible for most of the loan growth in the first quarter.
Credit unions with more than $500 million in assets were responsible for most of the loan growth in the first quarter, Catalyst economist says.
Idaho leads in loans outstanding and Oklahoma in loan growth in March-March numbers out Tuesday from NCUA.
Association cites 2011-2012 numbers, says "flight to safety" a factor, as well as move to credit unions in general.
At the start of 2012, Day Air Credit Union said it set a goal to fund and grow the community by $100 million in loans.
While it may be hard to convince some, loans per member are actually up, reversing declines in 2011, 2010 and 2009.
Some thoughts from last year's Trailblazer Lending Officer of the Year on how to grow your loan portfolio this year.
Financial trends show that parity between loan and deposit growth is slowing returning to credit unions, according to CUNA.
Industry economists agree that if the U.S. plunges off the fiscal cliff Dec. 31, credit unions probably won’t see any ill effects right away. However, even if a so-called grand bargain is reached between Democrats and Republicans, credit unions could see the loan growth momentum gained this year grind to...