Delegates used the annual Hike the Hill in Ottawa to try to convince elected officials to accept a proposed Market Conduct Code of credit union self-regulation.
The financial world, with its complex knit of systems and technologies, puts extra pressure on board directors overseeing credit unions. Being a financial savant, however, isn't what makes a good board member, it's something much more deeply rooted.
The role of the CEO is undergoing dramatic change, with a rural-versus-urban divide that is leaving some smaller credit unions out in the cold.
Earlier this year, the Filene Research Institute, a Madison, Wis.-based credit union and consumer-finance think tank, released a report titled The Credit Union of the Twenty-First Century. Comprehensively researched, the report looks at a ...