Catalyst Corporate cites improved employment, stock market highs, stable consumer prices, cheaper gas.
The Texas corporate has experience as an NCUA derivative pilot provider.
Catalyst Corporate's Q42013 CEO Confidence Survey shows positive trends.
Catalyst Corporate confidence survey results rebound in final three months of 2013.
Credit unions and the NCUA share balance sheet strategies to counter inevitable rate increases.
Credit unions and examiners often disagree on how to manage interest rate risk.
Experts say rising rates themselves aren't the problem; it's the spread that matters.
Despite concerns from examiners, credit unions are better positioned to handle interest rate risk than for-profit competitors.
Would members pay to make deposits to their credit union share accounts?
Fed Open Market Committee could raise that possibility if rates move down again in December.