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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.

August 2016
  • Credit union memberships rose a robust 0.37% in June, similar to the 0.38% gain reported in June 2015
  • The nation’s credit unions increased their loan portfolios 1.1% in June, slightly less than the 1.3% pace reported in June 2015, and 10.1% during the last 12 months
  • Year-over-year the number of credit unions declined by 278, more than the 274 lost in the 12 months ending in June 2015


Click here to view the supplemental report: Economic & Credit Union Monthly Update, August 2016

Past Reports

July 2016
Credit union loan balances rose 1.0% in May, faster than the 0.9% pace reported in May 2015 

June 2016
Total credit union assets rose 1.0% in April, faster than the 0.2% gain reported in April of 2015