TOKYO—Japanese crypto trading platform Liquid.com and Virtual Currency Partners (VCP) have joined hands to form a joint venture – Liquid Financial USA Inc. (Liquid USA) – to enter the US market.
CU News From Around the Planet
WESTMEATH, Ireland–With its most recent giveaway of a new car, Mullingar Credit Union here is reporting it has given away 215 cars over the past 18 years.
MADISON, Wis.–The World Council of Credit Unions is calling for “proportionality” in any new AML regulations, while also separately announcing it has added two new members.
CANBERRA, Australia—Despite the extensive campaigns to sensitize crypto holders against crypto scams, fraudsters are still making a killing, especially in Australia, a new report indicates.
OTTAWA, Canada–Your Neighbourhood Credit Union has rolled out new branding as it now operates as YNCU
LONDON–The Innovate Finance Global Summit 2019 here heard a perspective from an executive with the World Council of Credit Unions, who discussed the joint WOCCU/Asian Confederation of Credit Unions’ (ACCU) interoperable payment initiative connecting credit unions across Asia.
MADISON, Wis.–The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) has introduced a new Digital Transformation Lab, which it described as a virtual platform that allows it to feature the very latest digital transformation components being used in our development projects worldwide.
MADISON, Wis.–Can’t make it to the Bahamas for the World Credit Union Conference? The meeting can now come to you, minus the sand and surf.
EDINBURGH, Scotland–Capital Credit Union here is reporting a near-50% increase in new members for the first half of its financial year as its investment program begins to pay off.
KILLARNEY, Ireland–Six credit unions in the Cork-Kerry region here have joined forces as an agricultural lending program called Cultivate continues its expansion in this country.