CUNA backs CECL changes, asks FASB to keep eye on future relief

CUNA recognized the improvements proposed by the Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) in its current expected credit losses (CECL) standard, CUNA wrote to the board Monday. CUNA’s comment letter was sent in response to a FASB proposal that would make several CUNA-backed changes to the standard, a proposal that CUNA understands was at least in part due […]

CECL methodology provides smart reg solution

In response to the high volume of requests from our credit unions, LEVERAGE  has partnered with CRF Advisors to offer a CECL (Current Expected Credit Losses) solution. This offering will provide individualized consulting to assess how CECL Methodology will affect your credit union, what platform and data sets are needed to comply with new reporting requirements, as […]

Registration open for SLDC in Point Clear

This year’s Southeast Leadership Development Conference, planned at the Grand Hotel in Point Clear, AL, from Nov. 7-9, is open for registration! This exciting conference is designed to provide the tools needed to enrich the leadership, education, achievement, and development of credit union staff and volunteers. We are offering a Young Professionals rate this year! […]

Register for CUNA GAC and hotel today

Hotel registration and conference registration are now open for the 2019 CUNA Governmental Affairs Conference (GAC), being held in Washington, D.C. March 10-14, 2019.  To register for a room at one of two new properties available to attendees, click here. As always, room reservations book quickly so be sure to act now. CUNA GAC attracts […]

Washington Wire – Sept. 18, 2018

The House of Representatives is in recess until September 25. The Senate is expected to consider and vote on the H.R. 6, “SUPPORT for Patients and Communities Act” and S. 2554, “The Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act.” In addition, the Senate may consider the conference report to H.R. 6157, the Defense, Labor-HHS-Education Appropriations […]

Business lending risk management training for credit unions

LEVERAGE is offering a series of regional training events designed to assist credit union leadership in managing their business lending programs. Each training session will provide regulatory guidance to the board and management on meeting the NCUA’s new regulatory environment that allows credit unions much greater freedom in business lending and increased scrutiny on the […]