The C1 proposals serve the interests of larger credit unions, in the way risk would be redistributed and the way political power concentrated.
SaskCentral has sold its 84% interest in Concentra Bank to the Equitable Bank Group. Is it a good deal for the mid-size and smaller credit unions of Canada that been the primary clients of Concentra?
The BC Financial Services Authority (‘BCFSA’) has completed its first full year of operation and reported out. It is time for credit unions to assess how well the new regulatory regime works.
Classic or community-based credit unions are under stress. Leadership is needed to take on the challenges.
Too few member-owners in credit unions take a real interest in the politics of their credit union.
The failure of MEC is the result of a perverse definition of success, also taken up by credit unions.
How do credit unions address their members’ loss of privacy? Huge datasets have been aggregated and turned into proprietary treasures – at Google, Facebook, Amazon, etc.. What is in the member’s best interest?
When managing risk & uncertainty, statistical models are no substitute for cautious, reasoned judgement.
The delivery system for Federal emergency support programs to business excludes most credits unions; Central 1 must step up.
Banks, not credit unions, are heavily invested in fossil fuels.