Financial Performance

Cost of Funds

By Maya Neuman | Feb. 7, 2019

The federal funds rate increased four times in 2018. Test your knowledge on the role these rate hikes play in credit union loan and deposit pricing.

By Samantha Cristobal | Dec. 10, 2018

Credit unions covered their operating expenses with net interest income alone for the first time in seven years.

By Maya Neuman | May 14, 2018

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

 

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By Marc Rapport | June 6, 2017

The movement’s investment portfolio in the first quarter remains liquid for lending and buffers against rising interest rates.

Loan growth drives down balances while industry assets overall remain steady.

Lower cash balances drive longer average life as derivatives usage slowly grows.

By Janet Lee | July 27, 2015

As of March 31, 2015, natural person credit unions reported a total of $217.4 million in supplemental capital. What is this capital and where does it come from?

By Sam Taft | Feb. 23, 2015

These four performance metrics will help CFOs explain the business of credit unions and show how every employee helps the credit union achieve its goals.

By Chip Filson | Sept. 2, 2014

The ability to manage interest rate risk is another advantage of the cooperative model.

Insight provided by fair valuation opens up new possibilities for balance sheet management, product pricing, and investment diversification.