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Sachatello Earns Women in Insurance Leadership Award
9/06/2017
Susan Sachatello, SVP, TruStage, explains how insurance is ripe for a direct–to-consumer business model, similar to those she helped execute as chief marketing officer of both Lands’ End and Victoria’s Secret.
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Sachatello Earns Women in Insurance Leadership Award
Low wage gains add to debate about whether Fed can raise interest rates this year
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Low wage gains add to debate about whether Fed can raise interest rates this year
9/01/2017
CUNA Mutual Group’s chief economist Steve Rick expects wages to grow even more than the consensus forecast. "It looks like the underlying trend is not as robust as we thought it was," he said.
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CUNA Mutual Group Reports Harvey Storm Claims
8/28/2017
CUNA Mutual Group received seven credit union claims as a result of Hurricane Harvey, and identified about 200 credit unions that may have been affected by the storm.
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CUNA Mutual Group Reports Harvey Storm Claims

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CMFG Ventures Announces Investment in Mirador
8/24/2017

Company Delivers Complete Digital Small Business Lending Platform to Credit Union Industry


MADISON, Wis. – CMFG Ventures, LLC, the venture capital entity of CUNA Mutual Group, announced its latest investment in Portland, Oregon-based, Mirador, a financial technology startup that provides a completely digital small business lending platform.
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All about ‘Discovery’
8/24/2017
CUNA Mutual Group’s annual Online Discovery Conference brought together credit union professionals from across the country to dive into strategic planning breakout sessions on lending, the economy and more.
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All about ‘Discovery’
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CUNA Mutual Group Earns No. 2 Spot on List of Most Reputable Insurance Companies by Reputation Institute
8/23/2017
CUNA Mutual Group has been recognized as one of the most reputable insurance companies in the United States, by Reputation Institute, with the release of the 2017 US Insurance RepTrak®, the survey of insurance company reputations. CUNA Mutual Group ranked second overall for most reputable insurance companies and No. 1 in the life and investment category.
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Harborstone Credit Union Joins on with AdvantEdge Analytics
8/21/2017

Credit Union Looks to Build a Stronger Data Driven Organization to Better Serve Members

MADISON, Wis. – CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics today announced Harborstone Credit Union ($1.2 billion in assets) headquartered in Lakewood, Wash., will partner with AdvantEdge Analytics to implement its reporting and performance management services. This partnership will enable Harborstone to accelerate its data analytics strategy and gain better insights to deliver more value back to members.


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Harborstone Credit Union Joins on with AdvantEdge Analytics
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Economic Growth Continues Above Trend for 2018 and Beyond
8/17/2017

Discovery Conference Attendees Told Key Economic Indicators Show Continued Market Opportunities but Slow Down in Sight

MADISON, Wis. – Credit unions can expect the U.S. economic growth will remain above trend in 2017 and into 2018, said CUNA Mutual Group’s director and chief economist Steven Rick. As credit unions continue to reap the benefits from this economic expansion, the next two years will continue to see a growth of up to 2.4 percent, he told attendees at CUNA Mutual Group’s eighth annual Discovery Conference today.1

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CUNA Mutual’s analytics platform aimed at growth, member experience
CUNA Mutual’s analytics platform aimed at growth, member experience
8/17/2017
Tim Peterson, president of CUNA Mutual AdvantEdge Analytics, says the new venture aims to make analytics more than just a buzz word for credit unions. “We feel a responsibility to help the credit union system. We see this as an opportunity,” he said.
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CUNA Mutual’s analytics platform aimed at growth, member experience
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Virtual Lending Channel Offers Access To Millennials, But It Comes With Risks
8/15/2017

CUNA Mutual Group’s Bullard to Discovery Attendees: CUs Need Millennials for Sustainability, Viability

MADISON, Wis. – Virtual lending to millennials will be critical to the future success and sustainability of credit unions, but it’s important to be cognizant of the growing risks posed by expanding online channels and take steps to mitigate them, CUNA Mutual Group’s Jim Bullard told a Discovery Conference audience Thursday.

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