Advantages can be had using risk hedging strategy under new NCUA rules, ALM First consultant says.
Credit union trade groups are in agreement when it comes to the NCUA’s derivatives proposal. Unfortunately, the responses aren’t pretty.
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — The NCUA’s proposed derivatives rule includes a possible fee structure for credit unions applying for and using the authority that could discourage them, say those involved with the regulator’s pilot program. And one credit union chief financial officer said she won’t apply if the final rule includes...
Affinity CFO says "to pay fees to reduce risk to the fund is alien to me in any other regulatory regime.”
JPMorgan Chase’s $2 billion failed credit risk hedge is different than the investments that led to the corporate credit union crisis. However, there are also similarities, according to industry investment experts. Specifically, overleveraging and a drive for income that compromised risk management.