Data Cycle

4Q 2011

By Erik Payne | Sept. 2, 2013

What one credit union learned from a concentrated effort to improve productivity and efficiency.

By Melissa Forsyth | July 3, 2012

Veridian Credit Union's Green Initiative Project includes auto and home improvement loans to encourage members to make eco-friendly choices.

By Melissa Forsyth | July 2, 2012

Veridian Credit Union's Green Initiative Project includes auto and home improvement loans to encourage members to make eco-friendly choices.

 

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By Melissa Forsyth | June 19, 2012

Cedar Valley United Way president Sheila Baird says Veridian Credit Union’s services are invaluable to the nonprofit.

By Melissa Forsyth | June 14, 2012

Veridian Credit Union connects with the University of Northern Iowa's college of business and its diversity initiatives.

By Melissa Forsyth | June 7, 2012

Veridian Group, a subsidiary of Veridian Credit Union, aggressively investigates viable products.

By Melissa Forsyth | June 7, 2012

Veridian Group, a subsidiary of Veridian Credit Union, agressively investigates viable products.

By Melissa Forsyth | May 25, 2012

Veridian uses unique programs to reach its underserved Latino members.

By Melissa Forsyth | May 22, 2012

Veridian looks to the future with its leadership coaching programs for its employees.

By Melissa Forsyth | May 16, 2012

Veridian Credit Union works to diversify and expand its community member base.

By Melissa Forsyth | May 5, 2012

Veridian Credit Union cultivates a welcoming atmosphere known as the "Veridian Experience."

By Melissa Forsyth | May 2, 2012

Iowa’s Veridian Credit Union cultivates a welcoming atmosphere they call the "Veridian Experience."

By Rebecca McClay | April 30, 2012

As a new generation enters the workforce, credit unions may have to adjust their workplace culture toward a more engaging environment.

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12 For 2012

By Alix Patterson | April 16, 2012

Credit unions are entering 2012 with unprecedented momentum in member growth, lending, and core deposit balances.

By Rebecca McClay | April 5, 2012

Gen Y’s product demands now include first mortgages and auto loans, whereas Baby Boomers are turning toward retirement products.

By Melissa Forsyth | March 19, 2012

In February, Callahan & Associates visited Iowa-based Veridian Credit Union ($2B, Waterlool, IA) for a two-day investigation into how the credit union creates a culture where everyone is a leader and everyone is an owner.

By Rebecca McClay | March 19, 2012

Credit unions that have invested in attracting Gen Y are finding their efforts are now paying off as Gen Y moves into mortgages and auto loans.

By Mark Reed | March 19, 2012

Each region in the U.S. has a particular product penetration strength, from credit cards in the Southeast to real estate loans in the Northeast.

By Lydia Cole | March 12, 2012

Bank delinquency figures have declined faster than credit unions’ delinquency rates, but remain elevated compared to the unemployment rate.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 12, 2012

Veridian Credit Union In Waterloo, IA, explores different ways to invest its capital.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 12, 2012

This heartland credit union acknowledges all perspectives because it serves all perspectives.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 12, 2012

At Veridian Credit Union, everyone is a leader, everyone is an owner, and everyone is responsible for the credit union’s success.

By Rebecca Wessler | March 12, 2012

In February, Callahan & Associates visited Iowa-based Veridian Credit Union ($20.B, Waterloo, IA) for a two-day investigation into how the credit union creates a culture where everyone is a leader and everyone is an owner. Learn more in this quarter’s Anatomy Of A Leadership Culture.

By Lydia Cole | March 6, 2012

Credit unions reported record pre-assessment earnings totaling $8.3 billion, the highest ever reported.

By Aaron Pugh | March 5, 2012

A Connecticut credit union demonstrates how sometimes the most effective networks are the ones you build yourself.

By Rebecca McClay | March 5, 2012

Navy Army Community Credit Union in Texas has secured 24.6% auto loan growth in 2011 in part by assessing its borrowers one by one.

By Andrew Bolton | March 5, 2012

Outstanding auto loans at credit unions grew for the first time in the fourth quarter of 2011 since the third quarter of 2009.

By Rebecca McClay | Feb. 29, 2012

Credit unions are lending to businesses at a record pace, a trend which is helping boost local economies, says Callahan & Associates’ analyst Andrew Bolton.

By Rebecca McClay | Feb. 29, 2012

Credit unions are lending to businesses at a record pace, a trend which is helping boost local economies, says Callahan & Associates’ analyst Andrew Bolton.

By Andrew Bolton | Feb. 27, 2012

Cooperatives increased the volume of member business loan originations to $11.9 billion in 2011, from a previous high of $11.3 billion in 2008.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 27, 2012

Credit unions added $6.4 billion in earnings to their bottom lines with another $1.9 billion contributed to the NCUA insurance reserve expenses.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 22, 2012

Look to Veridian for a standout example of leadership and engagement.

By Mark Reed | Feb. 20, 2012

FirstLook Data indicates that credit unions may be able to improve their 2012 outlook as asset quality remains stable and some delinquency rates are improving.

By Rebecca Wessler | Feb. 13, 2012

Two successful loan promotions in 2011 reinforce the idea that solutions sell better than products.

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Soul Of The SEG

By Aaron Pugh | Feb. 6, 2012

A Minnesota credit union channels loyalty to a select employee group into a boom year.

By Lydia Cole | Feb. 6, 2012

Superior Federal Credit Union granted 25% of mortgages in Lima, OH, in 2010.

By Andrew Bolton | Jan. 30, 2012

The first wave of credit unions reporting fourth quarter financials reveals that the pace of loan originations has picked up over 2010 levels.

By Rebecca McClay | Jan. 30, 2012

The Alabama credit union was primed for a windfall of new members from the area's closing community banks.

By Rebecca Wessler | Jan. 30, 2012

CEO Mark Hawkins calls 2011 “best year since 2006.”

By Lydia Cole | Jan. 25, 2012

The credit union industry posted accelerating loan volume and member growth in the fourth quarter.

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Live and Loan

By Aaron Pugh | March 14, 2011

The last three months of 2010 broke records and set the pace for a promising 2011.

By Aaron Pugh | March 14, 2011

The last three months of 2010 broke records and set the pace for a promising 2011.