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Human Interest / Leadership /  • January 19, 2018
BlueShore Financial nabs leadership award

Chris Catliff, CEO of BlueShore Financial Credit Union (40,000 members, $5 billion in assets) in British Columbia was honoured last October as a 2017 BC CEO Award winner in the large company category. This prestigious award, presented by Bu...

Community Development / Technology /  • January 18, 2018
Servus Credit Union embraces science

A new partnership between Servus Credit Union (380,000 members, $14.8 billion in assets) and the University of Alberta Faculty of Science — the first of its kind for an Alberta-based financial institution — was announced last November. ...

Leadership /  • January 15, 2018
CCUA takes over as publisher of Enterprise

This issue of Enterprise represents another milestone for our system. Last year, the Canadian Credit Union Association shuttered its Insights magazine in anticipation of Enterprise shifting from Central 1 Credit Union to CCUA. This Central ...

Banking / Community Development /  • November 29, 2017
Film on the power of cooperatives available for screening

A new documentary about the cooperative movement, titled A Silent Transformation, is available for grassroots screenings, first in Ontario and then the rest of Canada starting this year. Co-director Simon Brothers says that the 70-minute d...

Economics / Human Interest /  • November 23, 2017
Canadians resting on their home laurels to fund retirement

The Ontario Securities Commission (OSC) reported this past September that too many Canadians are relying upon rising housing prices to fund their retirement, reports the Huffington Post. The OSC carried out a survey that found that 3...

Business / Risk Management /  • November 21, 2017
Equifax in the doghouse with US credit unions

This past July, a massive data breach was discovered by Equifax credit bureau in one of its web applications that is used by customers to log issues with their credit reports. The breach, which occurred from May through July, gave hackers ...

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