Managing liquidity is a major key to managing CU profitability.
December 10, 2012
Your contingency plan should include prioritizing the assets you could sell to fund liquidity.Read More
A high-level look at the agency’s top priorities—at least for the moment.
October 22, 2012
Topping the list are multi-featured open-end lending plans.Read More
To use a baseball analogy, hit singles rather than swing for the fences.
July 16, 2012
Large balances sitting in Fed funds have amounted to a painful and mistaken bet on rising interest rates.Read More
Leading the way were used auto loans and adjustable-rate mortgages.
July 3, 2012
Credit union savings balances grew 0.2% in May compared to a 0.6% decrease in April.Read More
CU savings balances also fall during January.
March 5, 2012
CU loans outstanding decreased 0.2% during January 2012 compared to a 0.4% increase in December 2011.Read More
Will the Fed institute QE3, extend QE2, or shrink its balance sheet?
July 1, 2011
Should the Federal Reserve start a new round of quantitative easing (QE3) to ensure the economic recovery, or is it time to let the market determine interest rates and let economic chips fall where they may?Read More
June 30, 2010
More than $48 billion in new savings has created a flood of liquidity for CUs. To deal with this glut, CUs are promoting loans,
diminishing deposit inflows, and rethinking investment strategies.