Credit Union Trends Report

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 (Opens in a new window).

October 2018

  • Credit union loan balances rose 1% in August, above the 0.9% pace set in August 2017. 
  • The credit union movement’s weighted average loan-to-share ratio reached 84.5% in August, up from the 82.1% reported in August 2017. 
  • The loan delinquency rate (loans two or more months delinquent as a percent of total loans outstanding) fell to 0.66% in August, down from 0.77% in August 2017.

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