Credit unions

Critics of credit union-bank mergers have it all wrong

01/24/20

Bankers may not want to hear this, but communities benefit when credit unions buy banks.

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Will NCUA capital plan encourage more bank-credit union deals?

01/23/20

Two major banking organizations objected to a proposal by the agency that would expand the pool of investors in subordinated debt issued by credit unions. They fear it could provide credit unions more financing to buy banks.

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Why we converted from a credit union to a bank

01/23/20

A former credit union CEO explains why it chose to become a bank, subject to taxes, and says Congress needs to intervene in discussions on an NCUA proposal to loosen capital standards.

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Credit union-bank deals may have peaked (for now)

01/20/20

Pushback from banks, a smaller pool of sellers and potential regulatory hurdles could pose setbacks for credit unions this year.

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Credit union to buy Colorado branches from Liberty Savings

01/14/20

Blue Federal Credit Union in Wyoming will also gain about $100 million in deposits.

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Colorado banking group asks state regulator to halt credit union-bank deal

01/14/20

The Colorado Bankers Association claims that state law bars Elevations Credit Union from buying Cache Bank & Trust.

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Credit union to acquire seven TCF branches in Arizona

01/09/20

Alaska USA Federal Credit Union will nearly double its operations in Phoenix after it buys the locations.

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Banks and Thrifts with the Largest Portfolios of Home Equity Loans

01/06/20

On Sep. 30, 2019. Dollars in thousands.

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Banks and Thrifts with the Largest Portfolios of First Mortgages

01/06/20

On Sep. 30, 2019. Dollars in thousands.

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6 takeaways from bank M&A in 2019

01/05/20

Though there were several high-profile mergers of equals among bigger banks, deal activity rose only slightly, and the vast majority of transactions involved the smallest of institutions. Here's an overview of those trends and others that stood out in bank dealmaking last year.

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