Data Cycle

1Q 2020

By Sam Taft | June 30, 2020

Following one of the most productive lending years in the history of the credit union movement, the first quarter of 2020 offered new challenges. But strong mortgage originations negated a pullback in consumer lending to push overall loan balances higher.

By Aman Johal | June 30, 2020

Historically low rates to start the year has contributed to strong mortgage lending through March.

By Aman Johal | June 30, 2020

Decreased consumer spending and a pronounced pullback from indirect lending programs contributed to slower auto loan growth at credit unions in the first quarter of 2020.

 

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By Aman Johal | June 30, 2020

Despite the Federal Reserve’s monetary policy pushing interests rates lower, credit unions are experiencing an influx of deposits as members look for safe channels to park their savings.

By Aman Johal | June 30, 2020

Lower interest rates and overall economic uncertainty pushed the investment portfolios of commercial financial institutions nationwide toward shorter allocations in the first quarter of 2020.

By William Hunt | June 30, 2020

A locked-down economy combined with volatile changes in monetary policy put lenders in a difficult position in the first quarter of 2020, as total revenue growth slowed as sources of income shifted away from interest-driven streams.

By William Hunt | June 30, 2020

Member service is of utmost importance for credit unions, and data from the past decade shows how a growing membership base has acknowledged and affirmed this priority.

By William Hunt | June 30, 2020

A decade of economic expansion created record-low unemployment levels, driving credit union employee compensation to the highest rates on record. Early outcomes from the COVID-19 crisis indicate changes to the status quo.

By William Hunt | June 30, 2020

First quarter data provides the earliest picture of the COVID-19 crisis on the credit union industry.

By Sam Taft | June 30, 2020

The longest economic expansionary period in U.S. history has come to an end. What else should credit unions know at first quarter?

By Marc Rapport | June 30, 2020

Real comments from online review sites to inform strategies, policies, and practices.

By Leigh Anne Terry | June 30, 2020

Wright-Patt Credit Union decided it wasn’t enough to follow its continuity plan in the face of the COVID-19 pandemic. Lessons learned from a 2019 disaster provided guidance in newly uncertain times.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

The SVP of human resources development at State Employees Credit Union of Maryland discusses his credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

The CEO at Credit Union 1 discusses his credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

The CEO at Opportunities Credit Union discusses her credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

It’s been six months, and already the world has faced what might be the defining challenge of the 2020s.

By Michael Blackman | June 30, 2020

How did Golden State credit unions perform in the first quarter?

By Michael Blackman | June 30, 2020

Expansion ends, confidence wanes, and data trends. Get a glimpse of what happened across the United States in the first quarter.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

Have you showered today? Maybe you should.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

Callahan’s associates offer their take on the best books for credit union leaders.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

First quarter data offers an initial glimpse at the impact from the coronavirus pandemic. There is still much left to learn.

By Erik Payne | June 30, 2020

The COO at Sandia Laboratory Federal Credit Union discusses his credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Erik Payne | June 29, 2020

The chief human resources officer at Community First Credit Union discusses her credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Jay Johnson | June 22, 2020

In the current environment, member circumstances and behaviors are changing. It is incumbent upon credit union leadership to monitor these changes and respond accordingly.

By Erik Payne | June 22, 2020

The SVP of member experience at Premier America Credit Union discusses her credit union's response to the coronavirus pandemic.

By Callahan & Associates, Inc. | June 11, 2020

Join Jason Haley, managing director of ALM First's Investment Management Group and Sam Taft, assistant vice president, business development, Trust for Credit Unions, for a discussion about the latest economic and market insights along with investment trends based on 1Q 2020 Performance Data for all U.S. Credit Unions.

By Michael Blackman | June 8, 2020

Credit unions have the opportunity of a lifetime to be part of the solution that helps members and communities get back on their feet.

By Sam Taft | June 8, 2020

Cooperatives keep their sights on short-term investments as cash balances grow and participation in derivative programs declines.

By Sam Taft | June 2, 2020

Credit unions report the largest quarterly increase in investment balances on record as cash balances surge amid economic uncertainty and rate cuts push down investment yield.

By Aman Johal | May 15, 2020

The first quarter of 2020 is in the books. Credit unions are tasked with financially guiding members through COVID-19. How credit unions are positioned and more insights from Callahan’s quarterly webinar.

By Callahan & Associates, Inc. | May 14, 2020

This must-attend quarterly event for credit union leaders covers performance trends, industry success stories, and areas of opportunity.