Municipal Credit Union’s leaders told members at its annual meeting this week that the New York City credit union had a particularly strong year.
California credit union controller says credit unions can still make it by sticking to basics in this new economic season.
Nearly a year after Michigan CU Capital launched a statewide lending brand that would connect small businesses to credit unions, the effort has added another level to increase its exposure.
Automated lending tools have helped the $1.5 billion GTE Federal Credit Union see an average increase of 83% in monthly lending volume in the second half of 2011.
Massachusetts credit union can now underwrite commercial loan products in SBA Express and Patriot Express programs.
The $1.5 billion GTE Federal Credit Union said it recorded an average increase of 83% in monthly lending volume in the second half of 2011.
As financial institutions, many people would suppose that credit unions make lending money a key focus of their business. But sometimes, over time, they lose some of that focus and fail to adapt their lending programs to members' changing economic needs. That is a little of what Brett Jorgenson found...
Given the stall in lending activity for many in the industry since the recession, AltaOne Federal Credit Union was expecting to see negative signs in its auto loan portfolio at the end of 2011.
According to a NAFCU survey, the member business lending cap is having an impact on loan approval, loan participation activity and hiring.
Mountain America Credit Union was honored recently with two awards from the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Utah District–the 2011 Lender of the Year and the 2011 Blaine Andrus Memorial Award.