Finalists in 2013 Maps Community Challenge Focus on Helping Young People Transition Out Of Foster Care

Three finalists with unique ideas for helping youth transition out of foster care are now competing for the top prize in the 2013 Maps Community Challenge, the nationally recognized signature event of the Maps Community Foundation.

FinCEN E-Filing Transition Period: July 1-8, 2012

After a host of difficulties, the BSA E-Filing System is now functioning properly and has finished processing backlog data. Institutions with rejected filings should have received electronic notification and should re-file reports accordingly.

Catalyst Corporate Completes Western Bridge Consolidation

Strategic Link business partner Catalyst Corporate has completed its consolidation with Western Bridge Corporate, transferring core systems, billing, wire services and internet connectivity in taking the final steps in the conversion process.

Catalyst Corporate Conducts Smooth Service Migration

In recent weeks, Catalyst Corporate has helped nearly 400 credit unions convert their check processing and an additional 212 credit unions transition their remote deposit services, effectively doubling the corporate’s daily check processing volume.

Catalyst Corporate Prepared for U.S. Central Bridge Wind Down

Catalyst Corporate explains how the NCUA’s intention to wind down the remaining components of U.S. Central Bridge Corporate—especially payment services such as ACH, automated settlement and international wires—will affect credit unions.

Catalyst Corporate Sets Town Hall Meeting Schedule

Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union will conduct a series of town hall meetings in January and February to help credit unions transition from Western Bridge Corporate.

First Tech’s Porter to Succeed Oakland as BECU President and CEO

BECU announced this week that Benson Porter will succeed Gary Oakland as president and CEO. Porter most recently led the merger of First Tech and Addison Avenue federal credit unions in Oregon and California.