Wonder what drives Brandon Michaels’ desire to lead meaningful change? Look no further than his family. “I try to always do the right thing even if it’s not that popular,” said the president/CEO of Kansas City, Mo.-based $490 million Mazuma Credit Union.
Having more than enough money to lend would seem to be a good problem to have. For many credit unions, however, the economy’s stalls and starts to recovery in 2011 kept members more focused on paying down debt and trimming expenses. Taking out new loans? Not so much.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — The NCUA is “very much in favor of indirect lending,” according to Victoria Bennett, an agency Region V lending specialist.
NEWPORT BEACH, Calif. — The NCUA is “very much in favor of indirect lending,” according to Victoria Bennett, region V lending specialist, during a session on Balancing Risk with Rewards of Indirect Lending.
Diane Casey-Landry, American Bankers Association executive vice president and chief operating officer, announced today that she will leave the group at the end of March.
Massachusetts Commissioner of Banks Steve Antonakes, whose office also regulates state-chartered credit unions, was named today to lead the team setting up the depository institution supervision at the new Consumer Financial Protection Bureau.