Meanwhile, about half of all small credit unions reporting lending declines in the first quarter.
Credit union reports its cash mob program has exceeded expectations.
While 67% of respondents predicted a 2014 increase in business lending, nearly half said credit availability is unchanged.
Credit unions lag behind other lenders when it comes to commercial real estate staff salaries.
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Michigan Business Connection LC said the battle shouldn’t spook credit unions in their efforts to aid to small businesses.
Members of the so-called “silent majority” of credit unions that oppose S. 2231, the bill that would increase the member business lending cap for credit unions, spoke out as banking lobbyists pressed the issue to lawmakers.
CUANY reports a 15% MBL increase in the first three months of 2012.
Businesses with 50 or less employees particularly important for job growth but less likely to benefit from government programs, get loans from big banks.