Data Cycle

2Q 2015

By Stephanie Clark | Feb. 8, 2016

Adding 3.1 million members over 12 months, credit unions report the highest ever membership. Here are some of the leaders in overall membership.

By Aaron Pugh | Nov. 4, 2015

What do mountains, frisbees, and barbecue competitions all have to do with credit unions?

By Rebecca Wessler | Nov. 2, 2015

Mortgages comprise more than 41% of the credit union industry's balance sheet. As new regulations take form, the mortgage business is more complex than ever before.


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By Daniel Wang | Aug. 28, 2015

Share growth at credit unions has reached a significant milestone.

By Stephanie Clark | Aug. 26, 2015

Lending activity at America’s credit unions suggests members are making cooperatives their financial institution of choice.

By Sam Taft | Aug. 26, 2015

Credit unions of all asset sizes are spending less to earn a dollar.

By Janet Lee | Aug. 26, 2015

Continuously improving asset quality indicates the stability and financial soundness in the credit union system and heralds another record-breaking quarter.

By Daniel Wang | Aug. 25, 2015

The Idaho credit union increases its total shares one year after posting negative share growth.

By | Aug. 25, 2015

Learn how credit unions performed in second quarter 2015 and find new opportunities in today's economic environment.

By Stephanie Clark | Aug. 25, 2015

The California cooperative reaches all-time high in average member relationship.

By Stephanie Clark | Aug. 25, 2015

A distinct branching model contributes to lean operations at the $3.9 billion institution.

By Sam Taft | Aug. 24, 2015

Strong consumer and real estate lending helped credit union loan originations set a record midyear high.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 20, 2015

Surging credit union metrics combine with startling measures of Americans’ financial woes to paint picture of opportunity and challenge.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 19, 2015

Second quarter performance data showcases current and future areas of growth for credit unions, including loans, shares, and variety of income.

By Daniel Wang | Aug. 11, 2015

Wings Financial’s triple-digit annual increase in first mortgage originations is a guiding force in the North Star State.

By Sam Taft | Aug. 11, 2015

A 53% year-over-year increase in auto loans underpins strong lending performance at the Georgia credit union.

By Janet Lee | Aug. 11, 2015

Total YTD loan originations at U.S. credit unions grew 20% year-over-year to reach $200 billion through the first six months of 2015, an increase of more than $30 billion over the same time period last year.

By Aaron Pugh | Aug. 1, 2015

Why opportunities that scare you the most are the very ones you can’t afford to pass up.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 1, 2015

A Kansas City credit union stakes new ground in an upscale suburb while reorganizing to serve both new and traditional members.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 1, 2015

Two Mazuma leaders reflect on the renovation of the credit union’s retail delivery network and brand strategy.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 1, 2015

How better portfolio tracking, a grounded MBL roster, and support from a broad line of CUSOs are helping Mazuma make a mark in the Kansas City area.

By Marc Rapport | Aug. 1, 2015

Mazuma knows that happy employees create a happy membership, not the other way around.

By Leigh Anne Terry | Aug. 1, 2015

A competitive barbecue team offers tips on how to work as a group, build your brand, and smoke the competition.

By Callahan & Associates | Aug. 1, 2015

How do credit unions in Kansas stack up against the nation?

By Erik Payne | Aug. 1, 2015

SECU shares how it prepared its 1,800 certified mortgage loan originators for changes resulting from the new loan disclosure rules.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 1, 2015

Ent FCU shares how it nails down the right communicative approaches for its members, its partners, and the larger marketplace.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 1, 2015

How two credit unions developed successful niche mortgage products to satisfy the needs of their memberships.

By Erik Payne | Aug. 1, 2015

A self-built program at Silver State Schools gives homebuyers a break and provides realtors another avenue to source clients.

By Leigh Anne Terry | Aug. 1, 2015

Crowdfund Or Crowdfraud?

By Callahan & Associates | Aug. 1, 2015

Real comments from online review sites can help credit unions adjust their fee strategies for those who give back in other ways, identify traits that make for effective employee trainers, and rethink the required ingredients in their so-called secret sauce.

By Janet Lee | May 12, 2015

The Florida credit union reported a 97% increase in first mortgage originations in the first quarter of 2015.