Lending

'Double-dip recession' could be in the cards: CUNA Mutual

11/20/20

The company's latest report predicted there could be sustained economic pressures well into next year tied to rising coronavirus cases.

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Fed lowers Main Street loan threshold in bid to boost interest

10/30/20

Underwhelming participation in the middle-market loan program has forced the central bank to reduce the minimum borrowing amount for the third time, to $100,000.

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Amex's recipe for small-business lending: Heavy on the Kabbage

10/23/20

With the COVID-19 pandemic creating unprecedented challenges for small businesses, American Express has increasingly targeted its investments in that niche.

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DigMo 2020: The Importance of Agility in an Uncertain Time

10/22/20

When both origination and forbearance demand spiked in the early weeks of COVID-19, quick thinking lenders were able to leverage their expertise and tech stacks to respond quickly.

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DigMo 2020: The Year of Unexpected Disruption

10/22/20

The coronavirus pandemic has turned every industry on its head. For lending, it exposed the need for modernized, fully digital platforms.

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What two credit unions can teach banks about marketing

10/09/20

Crane Credit Union has taken an Instagram Stories-like approach, while Certified Federal Credit Union is crafting personalized email messages.

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Truliant revamps flagship credit card as broader credit usage declines

10/08/20

The $3.1 billion-asset institution's product will not carry any fees and offers a variable APR.

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Election 2020: Biden tax plan could dent banks' bottom lines

10/06/20

The industry says the 2017 cut in the corporate rate helped position lenders to support the economy when the pandemic hit. But a plan proposed by Democratic nominee Joe Biden could strain banks’ capital investment and hiring, observers say.

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Week ahead: Election spending, economic headwinds

10/05/20

Credit union groups continue to make ad buys for industry-supported candidates in advance of Nov. 3 but recent positive economic news could be short-lived.

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Debbie Matz joins RenoFi board of advisors

10/01/20

The former chairman of the National Credit Union Administration will work with the fintech to broaden its reach in the credit union space.

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