NCUA

With Mark McWatters out, what’s next for NCUA?

11/24/20

The biggest questions following the former chairman's resignation aren't about regulation but whether the agency can recapture a spirit of bipartisanship and collaboration.

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Week ahead: Changes at NCUA, recession fears worsen

11/23/20

It remains unclear how Mark McWatters's departure will impact the credit union regulator, and there is growing evidence that the country could face a "double-dip recession."

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5 takeaways from NCUA's diversity assessment

11/23/20

The annual survey from the National Credit Union Administration shows credit unions making gains in some of their inclusion efforts, but the industry still has much it can do to improve.

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Mark McWatters resigns from NCUA board

11/20/20

The former chairman butted heads with colleagues over the agency’s budget this week, and the Senate is expected to vote to confirm a successor early next month.

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NCUA considering outside help to boost diversity survey participation

11/19/20

The credit union regulator's November board meeting covered a variety of issues, including the voluntary self-assessment, disagreements on the budget proposal and the possibility of new insurance premiums in 2021.

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Kyle Markland to head conserved Municipal Credit Union

11/16/20

Markland, the former CEO of Affinity Plus FCU in Minnesota, takes the helm 17 months after the New York-based institution entered conservatorship.

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Roger Jepsen, former senator and NCUA chairman, dies at 91

11/16/20

The Iowa Republican followed one term in the Senate with six years as chairman of the credit union regulator.

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Week ahead: Budget proposal, diversity on tap for NCUA board meeting

11/16/20

Credit unions will have their first opportunity to hear from the federal regulator about its recently released budget proposal and also get an update on the agency's diversity self-assessment.

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Proposed NCUA budget shrinks slightly for 2021

11/13/20

Savings to the credit union regulator's operating budget are largely the result of surplus funds from 2020 and expected reductions in travel into next year.

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Biden transition teams add credit union CEO and former NCUA staffer

11/11/20

Bill Bynum, president and CEO of Hope Federal Credit Union, and Gail Laster, former director of the National Credit Union Administration's consumer-protection division, are working with the incoming administration.

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