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Credit union execs reaching for their next opportunity

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 3:16pm
Institutions across the country have announced new additions to their staffs and have recongized outstanding work by employees.
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McWatters pledges greater diversity at NCUA

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 12:16pm
During the National Credit Union Administration's monthly meeting on Thursday, Chairman J. Mark McWatters noted that the agency was making progress on hiring more women and minorities.
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Meet the new members of the House Financial Services Committee

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 11:16am
The lineup of new members to the House Financial Services Committee includes several high-profile rising Democratic stars.
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Latest GSE reform offers blueprint without Congress

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 11:16am
The Milken Institute's plan to address the housing finance system proposes a number of measures that could be carried out by regulators, after years of stalled legislative attempts.
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Evansville Teachers Federal Credit Union pays out $3.8M to members

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:16am
The Indiana-based institution's distribution for 2018 was up more than 60 percent from the previous year.
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Amarillo Community Federal Credit Union welcomes new CEO

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 10:16am
Scott Rose, who will join the Texas institution in February, has worked in the credit union industry for more than 25 years.
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Could strategic mergers hasten industry consolidation?

CU Journal - Thu, 01/17/2019 - 7:16am
A number of healthy credit unions have undertaken “mergers of equals” to bolster long-term prospects. But those institutions are opening themselves up to unique risks and challenges as a result.
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Fiserv and First Data: By the numbers

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 9:15pm
The Fiserv-First Data deal, valued at about $22 billion, will combine two of the financial services industry's largest technology and processing companies.
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Fiserv-First Data: Why small banks and credit unions fear big fintech

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 2:14pm
The large core banking software vendors are already criticized as large and slow-moving. Consolidations like these are only likely to make them more so.
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A+ Federal Credit Union launches search for next CEO

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 2:14pm
Kerry Parker, the Austin, Texas-based credit union's current CEO, expects to retire around midyear.
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Fed study gauges toll of student debt on millennial homeownership

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 2:14pm
American homeownership has been on the decline, and Federal Reserve researchers point to the high cost of college as one culprit.
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Northwest-area credit unions deliver $7.8B in economic impact: Study

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 1:14pm
Credit unions in Idaho, Oregon and Washington gave a $603 million direct financial benefit to members, according to a new report, which also showed membership growth outpacing population growth in much of the region.
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Fed not an impediment to fintechs' charter ambitions: OCC's Otting

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 1:14pm
Some in the industry worry the Fed may balk at allowing OCC charter recipients into the payments system, but Otting downplayed those concerns.
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FHFA will no longer defend agency's constitutionality in court

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 11:14am
A federal appeals court ruling that found the leadership structure of the FHFA unconstitutional will face an "en banc" review later this month.
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Barr won't 'go after' marijuana companies, he tells Senate panel

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 10:14am
Attorney General nominee William Barr said he disagrees with efforts by states to legalize marijuana but won't "go after" marijuana companies in states that have legalized it based on the Obama administration's policies.
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Fiserv buying First Data in $22 billion deal to build fintech scale

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 10:14am
Fiserv will acquire First Data in an all-stock deal with a value of about $22 billion that will combine two of the financial services industry's largest technology and processing companies.
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CommunityAmerica Credit Union's membership gets back $8.4M

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 9:14am
This is the seventh consecutive year that the Kansas City area institution has returned at least $5 million to its members.
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Parliament's Brexit rejection won't make life easier for credit unions

CU Journal - Wed, 01/16/2019 - 7:14am
Ten weeks remain until Great Britain is set to leave the European Union, but the chaos of the entire Brexit process brought much of the British credit union industry's regulatory priorities to a halt.
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Warren probes ethics officials over Mulvaney's job discussions

CU Journal - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 2:12pm
Sen. Elizabeth Warren is asking whether acting White House Chief of Staff Mick Mulvaney's reported talks to be president of the University of South Carolina violated the Stop Trading on Congressional Knowledge Act.
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CU trades: NCUA must make it easier to recruit directors, expel members

CU Journal - Tue, 01/15/2019 - 12:12pm
CUNA and NAFCU both issued letters to the National Credit Union Administration suggesting ways federal credit union bylaws could be amended.
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