CUNA filed a brief with the U.S. Supreme Court Friday in Facebook Inc. v. Duguid supporting a narrow scope for the TCPA’s definition of an automatic telephone dialing system. The brief raises concerns about the TCPA’s effect on credit unions who may rely on technology systems to contact members.
CUNA announces the release of the 2020-2021 CUNA Staff Salary Report and CUNA Compensation Analytics with new features that offer greater control over viewing and analyzing credit union compensation data to maximize budgets and a look at hiring trends and the latest data compiled from 1,000 credit unions.
CUNA Lending Council is offering a new virtual conference option adapted from the live conference in San Diego. Happening November 3-5, CUNA Lending Council Virtual Conference Option offers a valuable way to interact with peers and experts while diving into the latest trends transforming credit union lending.
Forty thousand facemasks donated to World Council of Credit Unions by the National Credit Union Federation of Korea are heading to more than 30 countries to protect credit union employees and members from COVID-19. NACUFOK President/CEO Younsik Kim, led the effort to purchase the facemasks.
NCUA awarded $75,000 in grants to three low-income, minority depository institution credit unions to support mentoring programs with larger credit unions. The grants were funded through the NCUA’s Community Development Revolving Loan Fund allocation.
NCUA will receive vote on a final appraisals rule at its Sept. 17 board meeting, among other items on the agenda. The meeting will be a live audio stream available starting at 10 a.m. (ET) on NCUA.gov.
Data on the financial performance of federally insured credit unions for the quarter ending June 30 are now available from NCUA. NCUA’s Quarterly Data Summary Reports include an overview of the quarterly Call Report data as well as tables showing the recent history of major credit union performance indicators.
Credit unions are robust business lenders and could do more to help with the pandemic recovery, CUNA wrote to the House Small Business Committee Wednesday, reminding it that the member business lending cap of 12.25% of assets restricts capital from getting to Main Street businesses in need.
Credit union supported candidates saw another complete set of victories in primaries in New Hampshire and Rhode Island Tuesday. Candidates were supported by the Cooperative Credit Union League and the Credit Union Legislative Action Council (CULAC), CUNA’s federal political action committee.
CUNA President/CEO Jim Nussle will join NCUA Chair Rodney Hood and World Council of Credit Unions President/CEO Brian Branch for a virtual discussion on financial inclusion, social justice and credit union regulatory advocacy from an international perspective Sept. 21 at 2 p.m. (ET).