Data Cycle

1Q 2018

By Maya Neuman | Aug. 20, 2018

U.S. credit unions reported the lowest ever first quarter efficiency ratio in 2018.

By Aman Johal | Aug. 13, 2018

Balances as well as delinquencies for credit union credit cards were on the rise in the first quarter of the year.

By Liz Furman | Aug. 7, 2018

Credit card availability and use are on the rise. So are delinquency and charge-off rates.

 

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By Ian Melhorn | July 23, 2018

Credit union investments shift in a rising rate environment.

By Marc Rapport | July 16, 2018

Mike Lindberg leads a team that unifies business intelligence and focuses on returning value to the members of Wings Financial.

By Aman Johal | July 16, 2018

Credit union membership reached a new high, and first quarter growth was the highest it’s been in 15 years.

By Ian Melhorn | July 10, 2018

An analysis of the credit union deposit portfolio suggests the industry has not started repricing yet.

By Samantha Cristobal | July 9, 2018

Despite numbering only 19, credit unions in Vermont turned out an impressive performance.

By Samantha Cristobal | July 9, 2018

Insight into the drivers of 1Q18's revenue growth.

By Jay Johnson | July 2, 2018

To meet consumer expectations in the digital space, credit unions must think differently about their entire operation, not just technology platforms.

By Liz Furman | July 2, 2018

Credit union auto lending growth revs up top-line growth.

By Erik Payne | July 1, 2018

Three in-school branches at area high schools help student staffers develop real-world skills and foster financial knowledge.

By Sharon Simpson | July 1, 2018

The CEO of Affinity Plus discusses the importance of transparency, the benefit of leading a different kind of team, and the power behind the movement’s voices.

By Erik Payne | July 1, 2018

Jeanne D’Arc serves members of all incomes with one goal in mind: Help them better their financial lives.

By Erik Payne | July 1, 2018

How Jeanne D’Arc makes a difference to those it serves.

By Erik Payne | July 1, 2018

Jeanne D’Arc, one of the country’s oldest credit unions, taps into its mill-town past to demonstrate its commitment to its hometown’s future.

By Dwight Johnston | July 1, 2018

Look at the shape of the yield curve within the context of other factors in the economy and not as a stand-alone predictor of recession.

By Marc Rapport | July 1, 2018

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

By Erik Payne | July 1, 2018

Financial industry presentations are full of well-worn words. But don’t get bored, get busy. Take these cards to your next conference and make a game of tracking today’s buzziest words and phrases.

By Ian Melhorn | July 1, 2018

Credit unions added 4.7 million net new members in the past 12 months, and the NCUA’s equity distribution helped push ROA to 0.90%. What else happened in the first quarter?

By Samantha Cristobal | June 25, 2018

Increases in most deposit products helped total share balances top $1.2 trillion in the first quarter of 2018.

By Samantha Cristobal | June 18, 2018

Positive net member growth and product penetration paint a pretty picture of the credit union movement’s progress.

By Liz Furman | June 11, 2018

Student lending at credit unions increased 14.0% to $4.0 billion in the first quarter of 2018. Test your knowledge of student lending in this data quiz.

By Alix Patterson | June 11, 2018

The smart use of data analytics can turn a credit union’s communications strategy from potentially creepy into authentically clever.

By Liz Furman | June 4, 2018

Take this industry performance pop quiz from Callahan & Associates to learn about trends in credit union auto lending.

By Samantha Cristobal | June 4, 2018

How has the credit union auto loan portfolio changed over the past 20 years? Take this interactive infographic on a test drive to learn more.

By Ian Melhorn | May 28, 2018

Take this industry performance pop quiz from Callahan & Associates to learn about trends in credit union investments.

By Samantha Cristobal | May 21, 2018

Take this industry performance pop quiz from Callahan & Associates to learn about trends in income.

By Erik Payne | May 16, 2018

Member, market share, and revenue growth lead the way.