Banks say small business loans are too expensive to justify their minimal returns.
Winners will be recognized at conference next July in Australia.
World Council helping European credit unions press case on classification of deposits.
The World Council of Credit Unions has stepped forward to provide disaster relief for the victims of Typhoon Haiyan, considered one of the strongest storms in recorded history.
Most Canadian credit union executives can't remember a time when they didn't have to pay a nominal tax on income. But in the near future, the 40-year-old credit union tax, like most taxes, will increase.
World Council soliciting funds to help in storm relief in the Philippines.
WOCCU executive counters Canadians' Water Cooler Symposium claims about power of paying taxes.
Kenya's credit unions hold 33% of the national total of savings.
Visitors from Brazil and Peru participate in WOCCU program to exchange ideas, best practices and technical expertise.
Payment, charter and capital issues among topics at world meeting.