NCUA, other regulators considering new standards as mandated by Dodd-Frank.
Comment letters responding to an NCUA proposal to create a Dodd-Frank mandated Minority Depository Institution preservation program generally support the effort, but some question the costs and need to create a new program.
The African-American Credit Union Coalition said it “unequivocally supports” NCUA’s proposal to create a Minority Depository Institution preservation program.
Lynette Smith watched the March on Washington on Aug. 28, 1963, on television. Then she was 7. Now she's a credit union CEO.
While the NCUA’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion was created to ensure diversity in management, employment and business activities, the two-year old division has much more room to have an impact.
WASHINGTON — Two credit union witnesses voiced disagreements over the impact the Dodd-Frank Act has had on their credit unions when they testified July 19 before the House Financial Services Subcommittee on Oversight and Investigations.
Contrasting views on Dodd-Frank impact at House hearing. See what the CUs had to say in this preview from our July 25 print edition.
Findings released this week as part of a Dodd-Frank Act-required report to Congress from the NCUA’s Office of Minority and Women Inclusion.
At a recent credit union meeting when I raised the subject of the NCUA’s recent proposal to permit credit unions to voluntarily prepay assessments, earning 0% interest with the agency, CEO heads were shaking. All in disbelief and all in response to the question, “Will your credit union be participating?”
Tawana James, who has held a variety of senior posts during more than 30 years at the NCUA, has been named to run the agency's Office of Minority and Women Inclusion.