As November comes to an end, a dozen merger deals were announced or completed in 12 states.
Several credit unions plan to finalize their consolidation plans this quarter and early next year.
Collaborations can help credit unions, regardless of asset sizes, keep up with rapid industry changes.
Mergers have been steady since 2006 but costs varied over the past few decades.
Credit unions take a look back one year after merging.
Read the latest in merger news and best practices in this Focus Report.
OSCUI specialists and a regional office analysts will advise credit unions on merger structure, negotiations and other topics.
Two of the largest mergers occur in California and Minnesota.
Sean Jelen, president/CEO at Tobyhanna FCU says more is lost by indecision than a wrong decision.
The NCUA approved 32 mergers in April; 21 cited a desire to expand services.