The Credit Union Trends Report is a monthly "pulse check" on the state of the credit union marketplace, often placed in a historical context. The report is published and distributed by Steven Rick from CUNA Mutual Group. View Steven's biography.

August 2014
  • Credit union memberships broke the 100 million milestone in June as 274,000 more Americans joined the not-for-profit, member-owned, financial-cooperative movement.
  • Credit union lending this year is growing at twice the pace set in 2013 due to strong auto, adjustable-rate mortgage and member business lending.
  • Credit unions of all asset sizes are now reporting positive loan growth, even though most growth still resides in the larger asset size categories.
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Past Reports

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Past Reports
July 2014
Rising capital ratios and improving credit quality has encouraged many lenders to ease credit standards, thereby boosting loan growth and ultimately the overall economy.
June 2014
Almost all loan portfolio segments show growth. Big increases in vehicle loans and real estate secured loans led the way.



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