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Understanding key performance metrics will help gauge early successes and identify any operational adjustments needed to achieve strategic goals.
As interest rates tick up, the margin between interest income and interest expenses at U.S. credit unions slowly expands. Test your knowledge of the state of the net interest margin in the fourth quarter.
ROA for credit unions hit 0.96%. This is the highest it has been since the third quarter of 2003.
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The net interest margin at credit unions nationwide increased as interest income expanded more than $3 billion in the past year.
Third quarter data reveals strong earnings momentum among the nation’s financial cooperatives.
A new strategy at Purdue Federal has delivered a $1.5 million bump in interest income and an anticipated 3-basis-point jump in ROA.
Interchange income at credit unions swaps places with punitive fees as a growing driver of industry revenue.
Credit unions generate income in a multitude of ways to stay competitive in a narrowing margin environment.
The national average for each of these six mighty metrics is less than 10 percentage points, but even a change of a few basis points can make a big difference to a credit union.
Besting national averages across various penetration and efficiency rates, financial cooperatives in the Keystone State are efficiently serving members and expanding books of business with their current staffing models.