DUBLIN, Ireland–While credit unions in the U.S. celebrate not only not making any more corporate stabilization payments and even receiving a refund, credit unions in Ireland aren’t so fortunate.
CU News From Around the Planet
WASHINGTON—More than 69% of adults – or 3.8 billion people – around the world now have an account at a bank or with a mobile money provider, new data show.
VANCOUVER, B.C.–Central 1 here has announced the launch of Forge, a digital banking platform it said transforms the banking experience in Canada.
MADISON, Wis.–The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) has opened registration for its World Credit Union Conference July 28-31 in the Bahamas at the Atlantis Resort.
NEW YORK/LONDON/HONG KONG–It isn’t just credit unions warily watching emerging competition from fintechs and other players.
WASHINGTON–What will the pending CECL rules mean for banks in the U.S. once they are implemented? The United Kingdom’s banks may offer a preview
BASEL, Switzerland–The Financial Stability Board (FSB) has issued a new warning that crypto-based financial assets pose a threat to the security of financial markets.
BASEL, Switzerland- The Basel Committee on Banking Supervision has issued a revised Stress Testing Principles standard that will significantly reduce the regulatory burdens of stress tests on credit unions and other community-based financial cooperatives, according to the World Council of Credit Unions.
MADISON, Wis. — The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) said it has been awarded funding from the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID) for the Cooperative Development Program – Technology and Innovation for Financial Inclusion (CDP TIFI).
MADISON, Wis. — Eleni (Lena) Giakoumopoulos has been named as the Program Director for the Global Women’s Leadership Network (GWLN) at the World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU).