ALEXANDRIA, Va. (Oct. 21, 2014) – The National Credit Union Administration announced today the October 2014 issue of The NCUA Report is now available online.
This latest issue includes columns from NCUA Board Chairman Debbie Matz, Vice Chairman Rick Metsger and Board Member J. Mark McWatters, as well as articles from several NCUA offices on the agency’s initiatives and information on supervisory, regulatory and compliance issues that are important to all federally insured credit unions.
Maria Contreras-Sweet, Administrator of the Small Business Administration, also provides her thoughts on how credit unions can play an expanded role in small business lending in a special guest report.
The articles in this month’s edition include:
- A Smooth Transition to New Liquidity Standards
- Chairman’s Corner: Partnering with SBA Is Good Business for Credit Unions
- Board Actions: Stabilization Fund Posts Positive Net Position
- Vice Chairman Metsger’s Perspective: We’re on the Eve of Disruption
- Board Member McWatter’s Perspective: New Board Member, New Focus
- Managing the Credit Risk of Private Student Loans
- Student Internships Help Low-Income Credit Unions Thrive
- Special Guest Report from the SBA Administrator: Credit Unions Emerge as Key Players in Small Business Lending
- NCUA Has an Important Role to Play in Cyber Security
- October Is Cyber Security Awareness Month
Published monthly, The NCUA Report is NCUA’s flagship publication. The newsletter highlights important NCUA Board actions and key issues that credit union volunteers and management need to know. For previous issues of The NCUA Report, go to http://go.usa.gov/583d.
NCUA is the independent federal agency created by the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise federal credit unions. With the backing of the full faith and credit of the United States, NCUA operates and manages the National Credit Union Share
Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of account holders in all federal credit unions and the overwhelming majority of
state-chartered credit unions. At MyCreditUnion.gov, NCUA also educates the public on consumer protection and financial literacy issues.