KeyPoint Credit Union consistently ranks among the top performers nationally in terms of yield on investments, and its 4.59% yield in the fourth quarter of 2017 placed it sixth among the 2,590 credit unions of more than $50 million in assets. For the year, KeyPoint made $7.2 million on its investments from its $162.8 million portfolio.
Learn more in "How KeyPoint Made $7.2 Million On Investments In 2017."
Total real estate loan balances increased 9.7% in the past year to reach $468.3 billion as of Sept. 30, 2017. At 82.5% of the real estate lending portfolio, first mortgage balances totaled $386.5 billion, up 10.6% year-over-year.
Learn more about this portfolio in "Mortgage Lending By The Numbers."
The credit union industry’s loan-to-share ratio peaked at 83.7% in the third quarter of 2008. After the Great Recession, the movement’s loan-to-share ratio dropped — dipping all the way to 65.9% in the third quarter of 2013. Since then, however, the ratio has gradually rebounded and hit 82.5% at year-end 2017.
"Are Credit Unions Too Loaned Out?" Learn more.
Callahan collects quarterly performance data from individual credit unions and allows institutions to run reports in Peer-to-Peer weeks before the full data set is available. With more than 99% of the industry's assets now reporting fourth quarter numbers, Callahan’s analyst team has been able to identify industry trends and success stories from the last three months of the year.
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