Data Cycle

4Q 2017

By Callahan & Associates, Inc. | May 2, 2018

The seventh annual report shines a light on the industry's impact in 2017, while offering insights into 2018 economic trends and strategic priorities.

By Ian Melhorn | April 30, 2018

What credit unions need to know about members, lending, asset quality, share balances, and more at year-end 2017.

By Maya Neuman | April 23, 2018

Real estate lending continues to dominate the loan portfolio, with first mortgage lending taking the largest share.

 

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By Ian Melhorn | April 23, 2018

Credit unions in the Mid-Atlantic reported faster MBL growth than credit unions outside the region. In what other areas did these Mid-Atlantic cooperatives excel?

By Maya Neuman | April 16, 2018

Credit union loan originations reached an all-time high of $485.55 billion, growing at a rate of 5.2% over the past 12-months.

By Ian Melhorn | April 16, 2018

Credit unions continue to invest in local businesses within their communities in 2017.

By Maya Neuman | April 16, 2018

At 34.7% of the industry’s loan portfolio, auto loans were important to credit unions of every size across the country in 2017.

By Jon Jeffreys | April 16, 2018

Re-usable booster rockets deliver a powerful lesson about sustainability and strategic thought in the credit union space.

By Aman Johal | April 16, 2018

Annual auto loan growth was higher for credit unions in the Southeast than for the overall industry, yet charge-offs were lower than for other regions. In what other areas did these credit unions excel?

By Samantha Cristobal | April 16, 2018

Looking at the industry's average member relationship, accounts per member, and dividend payout shows the bond credit unions and members share in 4Q17.

By Maya Neuman | April 9, 2018

Total assets at credit unions reached a record high of $1.4 trillion at year-end despite a drop in the number of institutions.

By Samantha Cristobal | April 9, 2018

The average member relationship surpassed $18,000 for credit unions in the New England states. In what other areas do these cooperatives excel?

By Liz Furman | April 9, 2018

Credit card balances, penetration, and usage all grew at credit unions in the last quarter of the year.

By Samantha Cristobal | April 2, 2018

Share balances hit a record high in 2017. What else happened in the credit union deposit portfolio?

By Marc Rapport | March 28, 2018

Callahan’s annual Executive Outlook Survey shines a light on the economic challenges and opportunities for credit unions in the months ahead.

By Maya Neuman | March 12, 2018

United Nations Federal Credit Union offers employees 78.6% higher compensation than the industry average.

By Aman Johal | March 5, 2018

Early data trends help leaders prepare for year-end analysis.

By Samantha Cristobal | March 5, 2018

As the movement adds members, relationships and market share also increase.

By Jay Johnson | March 1, 2018

How credit unions define their mission, and the actions they take to deliver on it, creates member value as well as a distinct competitive advantage for the movement.

By Sharon Simpson | March 1, 2018

This “reformed” CFO shares how he shifted his focus from crunching numbers to building relationships, how he developed emotional intelligence, and why organizational mission matters.

By Samantha Cristobal | March 1, 2018

Both the average share balance and average share accounts per member for New York credit unions was higher than national averages.

By Marc Rapport | March 1, 2018

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

By Dwight Johnston | March 1, 2018

Whether inflation swells or holds steady in the coming year relies on two variables.

By Samantha Cristobal | March 1, 2018

Get the garden party started by finding these spring-y credit union names.

By Marc Rapport | March 1, 2018

The company's new Retail and Services Solution provides end-to-end lending and account opening across multiple channels through a single back-end.

By Marc Rapport | March 1, 2018

The Texas app developer’s out-of-the-box format offers a banking experience driven by the member experience.

By Ian Melhorn | Feb. 15, 2018

The industry’s loan-to-share ratio has nearly hit levels not seen since the Great Recession.

By Erik Payne | Feb. 14, 2018

Changes in auto lending and questions of liquidity highlight credit union performance in the fourth quarter of 2017.

By Aman Johal | Feb. 12, 2018

Innovative consumer loan and financial education products have helped BECU perform admirably in asset quality.

By Samantha Cristobal | Feb. 6, 2018

Sentry Credit Union pays it members an unprecedented dividend bonus.

By Ian Melhorn | Feb. 5, 2018

Real estate penetration at the Pine Tree State credit union reached 30.65% in the fourth quarter 2017.