CUSO leaders cry foul on the NCUA's proposed risk-based capital rule because it assigns the highest risk-weight to CUSOs.
With the effective date of the revised loan participation rule less than one week away, credit unions and CUSOs have taken another look at their lending programs to see if any adjustments need to be made.
CUs and CUSOs look at lending programs to see if any adjustments needed before Sept. 23 effective date of new NCUA rule.
Surrounding the chocolates, roses and love-filled greeting cards that made the rounds in Washington on Valentine’s Day, was an announcement from Rep. Ed Royce (R-Calif.) re-introducing a bill that would increase the member business lending cap from 12.25% of assets to 27.5%.
In 2012, the NCUA reported nearly 1,500 federally insured credit unions had loan participations with total balances of nearly $13 billion.
Participation loans also seen as way to boost business as member business lending cap hike reintroduced again in Congress.