Lee Butke, president/CEO of the $4.2 billion Corporate One Federal Credit Union, said the question of raising paid-in capital is a serious one that deserves serious debate. The verdict in his Columbus, Ohio board room? Too risky, Butke said.

“Unlike in past PIC issuances, we’d be unable to express clarity about the risk involved,” he said. “Obviously there’s the potential for additional U.S. Central write downs, which thankfully is fairly modest for us, but there’s also the risk of loss on any bonds or investments one holds, and if you hold any non-agency mortgage backed securities at all, there’s risk.”

Complete your profile to continue reading and get FREE access to CUTimes.com, part of your ALM digital membership.

Your access to unlimited CUTimes.com content isn’t changing.
Once you are an ALM digital member, you’ll receive:

  • Critical CUTimes.com information including comprehensive product and service provider listings via the Marketplace Directory, CU Careers, resources from industry leaders, webcasts, and breaking news, analysis and more with our informative Newsletters.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and CU Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including Law.com and GlobeSt.com.

Already have an account?


Credit Union Times

Join Credit Union Times

Don’t miss crucial strategic and tactical information necessary to run your institution and better serve your members. Join Credit Union Times now!

  • Free unlimited access to Credit Union Times' trusted and independent team of experts for extensive industry news, conference coverage, people features, statistical analysis, and regulation and technology updates.
  • Exclusive discounts on ALM and Credit Union Times events.
  • Access to other award-winning ALM websites including TreasuryandRisk.com and Law.com.

Already have an account? Sign In Now
Join Credit Union Times

Copyright © 2023 ALM Global, LLC. All Rights Reserved.