Cooperative Strategy

Mergers

By Jon Jeffreys | July 3, 2017

While the NCUA and the industry examines the merger process, maybe it’s time to consider providing a way for credit unions considering going away to save their value and re-deploy it for the common good.

By Chip Filson | July 3, 2017

A Keystone State credit union vanishes to merger but not without a fight.

By Chip Filson | June 30, 2017

A look at one recent merger shows how information shared and withheld can influence the outcome: the disappearance of yet another credit union with a proud, long history.

 

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By Chip Filson | June 26, 2017

The proposed NCUA rule would require payoffs to take place in the open, exposing merger deals to transparency before members give away millions in equity and member value.

By Rebecca Wessler | June 12, 2017

Five can't-miss data points featured this week on CreditUnions.com.

By Callahan & Associates | May 15, 2017

How Abbey Credit Union wowed a fellow local financial cooperative with forward-looking performance analysis.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 24, 2017

Five can't-miss data points featured this week on CreditUnions.com.

By Marc Rapport | April 24, 2017

Gas & Electric Credit Union in Rock Island, IL, has set the standard for transparent transactions that ensure any movement on a merger is for the members’ sake.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 17, 2017

Four can't-miss data points featured this week on CreditUnions.com.

By Rebecca Wessler | April 17, 2017

Disruption avoidance, the state of mergers, and what’s on the agenda for 2017. All this and more in this year’s report.