It was more than five years ago – March 2009 – when the NCUA seized WesCorp and U.S. Central, and thus began a shakeup that would completely redraw the map of corporate credit unions and their spokes. That story has been told, extensively, in CU Times.
Catch up with three former corporate leaders: Thomas Bonds, Francois Henriquez and Brian Hague.
Kansas City investment CUSO sends out letter saying CEO Brian Hague, EVP Doug Richardson, have left.
The NCUA filed suit late last month against David Addison, former CEO of Texans Credit Union, accusing him of breach of fiduciary duty and gross negligence that led to the $1.4 billion credit union’s April 2011 conservatorship.
CNBS LLC says David Addison is one of several partners in holding company that bought 51% stake.
Christopher Hamera aims to one day lead his nation's central bank.
Chairman Ben Bernanke made history this week when he said the Fed would keep long term rates low until unemployment drops to 6.5% or below.
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.
NEW ORLEANS -- If a $1 billion credit union used a series of advances to fund a $100 million investment in new 15-year mortgage pools, it could add as much as $600,000 to interest income in the first year.
New Orleans -- If a $1 billion credit union borrowed $100 million in strategically laddered advances, and invested those funds in low-risk mortgage pools, it could add as much as $600,000 to interest income.