Nearly five years after the housing bubble burst and the financial system collapsed, politicians are still clamoring for new ways to free up capital and spark growth across the country. The most recent effort, put forth by Sen. Mark Udall, proposes to increase the lending limit of credit unions from...
CUANY reports a 15% MBL increase in the first three months of 2012.
The banking lobby has drawn what it hopes is a powerful sword in its crusade against an increase in the member business lending cap: taxes.
Lobbyist claims few credit unions want MBL cap increase.
One of the stated reasons for Texas Dow Employees Credit Union leaving CUNA was our disappointment with the unending vitriolic attacks on credit union regulators that seem to dominate every meeting.
The 70,000-member, $1.7 billion Technology Credit Union of San Jose, Calif., has broken new ground in its attempt to convert to a mutual bank charter.
Credit union execs testify at House panel hearing.
Two credit union CEOs will testify at House subcommittee hearing Thursday on regulatory burdens.
Bank Transfer Day founder Kristen Christian says she's grateful to the credit union industry while a Vermont Occupy activist says the credit is misplaced.
Over the past week or so, the word “billion” has come up several times in industry talk on member business lending. The first billion–make that nearly $12 billion–is the record number of member business loans that credit unions funded in 2011, setting a new record high based on fourth-quarter data from...