Municipal Credit Union Chairman Mark Brantley and Consultant Marvin Umholtz provide point and counterpoint on Dodd-Frank mandated diversity initiatives.
Decades after the March on Washington, financial institutions across the country face the same diversity issues.
Measure would provide insurance on supplemental student loans and require financial education classes for borrowers.
Tennessee becomes second state in past two months to take up whether to allow credit unions to compensate board members.
Measures go before House, Senate panels in Olympia; supplemental capital proposals dropped from bills.
Access to supplemental capital and expanded investment options also in proposed legislation.
Just like the 14,000 member credit unions it supports, the World Council of Credit Unions in Madison, Wis., must intermittently reevaluate its structure and programs in order to best meet the needs of those it serves.
Under a new leader, the World Council pursues new priorities. Get the story in this preview from next week's print edition.
Senate Majority Whip Richard Durbin is "disappointed," with the arguments made by CUNA and the Independent Community Bankers of America in opposing his amendment to regulate interchange fees.