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Compliance Center: NCUA Outlines Plans for Adding ‘S’ to Credit Union CAMEL Ratings

The addition would represent ‘sensitivity to market risk,’ and will require changes to NCUA systems.

Members Approve CUNA Bylaws Modernization

Credit Union National Association member credit unions have approved the first significant change to CUNA’s bylaws since the national trade association was founded in 1934.

NCUA Chair Debbie Matz to Step Down April 30

NCUA Chair Debbie Matz announced she will step down April 30. On her watch, credit unions hit the 100 million membership and $1 trillion asset benchmarks.

Credit Unions to Vote on CUNA Bylaws Modernization

CUNA’s membership is being asked to vote to modernize the national trade association’s bylaws supported by the CUNA Board. The modernized bylaws are the culmination of the industry’s work to create the most effective advocacy model for the future. The voting period extends through mid-March.

Senator Don Benton Honored

Washington State Senator Don Benton received the Community Impact Award for decades of service to consumers and credit unions. The honors were presented during Credit Union Day at the Capitol in Olympia last week.

Got Payments Process Solutions? NACHA Challenge Pays Cash

NACHA has announced cash prizes for a team challenge addressing payment solutions, and is accepting nominations for excellence awards.

CUNA Chairwoman Streifel and NWCUA President & CEO Stang Highlight 360° Advocacy at Spokane Chapter

Streifel and Stang laid out a trade association agenda uniting the national and the local, and called on every leader and employee to add their voice to the call. They spotlighted the Spokane Chapter of Credit Unions as a shining example of engagement.

Foster-Keddie Assumes Chairmanship of CFPB Credit Union Advisory Council

The Council was created to give the CFPB direct feedback from credit unions on the impact of regulation on credit unions’ daily operations.

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NWCUA Presents CUNA’s Nussle with Resolution Affirming System Coordination

The resolution acknowledges the power of the interdependent CUNA-League system to carry out powerful, effective advocacy on behalf of credit unions.

Get the Latest Movement Updates at Amplify Convention

The credit union movement is evolving rapidly to meet the changing demands of consumers in a dynamic legislative and regulatory landscape. October’s Amplify Convention in Portland offers the latest news.

Compliance Center: Washington State DOR to Require Electronic Filing of Unclaimed Property Reports

Get the details on the DOR’s electronic filing; your question answered about the CFPB’s new Closing Disclosure; plus legal briefs.

OnPoint Member Invents ‘Complimentary Currency,’ Wins CO-OP THINK Prize

Justin Bean created Community Coin, a concept to allow communities to pay for community service work even when no money is available.

FHLB Des Moines Completes Merger with FHLB Seattle

The merger, the first voluntary merger in the history of the FHLB system, closed on May 31.

New betaSpace Partner Mirador Financial Offers Turnkey Rocket Engine for Small Business Lending

Powerful, easy-to-implement small business lending solution cuts processing time from weeks to minutes and helps you build a healthier portfolio. Coming to Northwest credit unions thanks to betaSpace.

Maps Wins Award for Innovation in Technology and Culture

The credit union’s Idea Lab brings together cutting edge financial services technology with a culture that draws out impactful innovation.

CUNA Mutual Group Continues Credit Union System Advocacy Efforts in 2015

With support of national and regional advocacy efforts, CUNA Mutual supports the continued strength of the credit union movement.

Data Breaches a Real and Expensive Threat for all Financial Institutions—Including Credit Unions

CUNA Mutual Group breaks down the difference between payment card breaches and cyber breaches to help credit unions protect themselves.

Apple Announces Mobile Payments System

Apple Pay, Apple’s new mobile payments system, will allow customers to use their iPhones to checkout at participating retailers, using cards from participating financial institutions.