Compliance Center: FFIEC Issues Interbank Messaging and Wholesale Payment Network Advisory Statement

FFIEC recently released a statement advising financial institutions that actively manage the risks associated with interbank messaging and wholesale payment networks.

Obama to Nominate McWatters to Export-Import Bank Board, Leaving NCUA Vacancy if Confirmed

President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate J. Mark McWatters to the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. If McWatters is confirmed, that leaves a vacancy on the NCUA Board, where he has served for less than 18 months.

Obama to Nominate McWatters to Export-Import Bank Board, Leaving NCUA Vacancy if Confirmed

President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate J. Mark McWatters to the Board of Directors of the Export-Import Bank of the United States. If McWatters is confirmed, that leaves a vacancy on the NCUA Board, where he has served for less than 18 months.

NCUA Names New Supervisory Examiner for the Northwest

Credit unions are hopeful that new examination leadership will bring Northwest exams in line with other regions.

Obama Cyber Security Advisor to Present at Amplify

Adam Sedgewick, who led the development of Obama’s cyber security framework, will share best practices in an Amplify breakout.

Governor Inslee Schedules Special Session May 13

The Washington Legislature completed its 105-day session without passing a budget. The Governor has scheduled a special session to begin May 13.

Association Committees Set to Recommend Critical Policy in 2012

As many as 200 credit union professionals will be appointed to committees helping to set policy for the Northwest Credit Union Association. The selection process for 2012 is nearly complete, allowing participants to schedule for the commitments.

White Paper Outlines Critical Expectations for Next-Generation Branch Managers

‘The Credit Union Branch Manager: A New Leader for a New Era,’ is a CUNA whitepaper that offers insight on the key forces that are changing the role of the branch manager and how credit unions should respond.