NAFCU's Economic & CU Monitor Archives

Below is an archive of old issues of NAFCU's Economic & CU Issues Monitor and Flash reports. They are ordered chronologically, but if you desire to search by special topic, we suggest using the "F3" key which opens a "find" option in most browsers.


February Housing Finance
January CFPB Outlook


December Risk-Based Capital
November Cybersecurity
October Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery
September HMDA Compliance
August Examinations
July MBLs & Commercial Lending
June Data Security
May CHOICE 2.0
April NCUA Regulatory Priorities
March Housing
February Fintech
January NCUSIF Premium


December 2017 Economic Outlook
November Examinations
October Cybersecurity
September Regulatory Burden
August Arbitration Clauses
July EMV & Interchange
June Debt Collection & CECL
May Mortgage Lending
April Financial Literacy
March Call Report
February CFPB
January Vehicle Sales


Nov/Dec Overdraft Protection
October Cybersecurity
September Regulatory Burden
August Examinations
July Secondary Mortgage Market
June Overdraft
May Member Business Loans
April Financial Literacy
March Risk-Based Capital (RBC2)
February Data Security
January CFPB & Regulatory Burden


December 2015 CU Outlook & Prepaid Cards
November Federal Home Loan Banks & Overdraft
October Data & Cybersecurity
September Regulatory/Compliance
August Interest Rate Risk
June Examinations
May Lending
April Capital & Financial Literacy
March Data Security II
February Data Security
January Changes to the Credit Union Business Model


December 2014 CU Outlook
November Security & Technology
October Education & Training
September Examination Process
August Secondary Mortgage Market
July Overdraft
June Capital
May Regulatory Compliance
April Data Security & Financial Literacy
March Regulatory Issues
February Interest Rate Risk
January Legislative Priorities


December Credit Union 2013 Outlook
November Capital Issues
October Membership
September Interchange Impact
August Exam Issues
July Challenges Facing Credit Unions
June Legislative Grab Bag
May Regulatory Issues
April Financial Literacy
March Commercial Lending
February Lending
January Credit Union 2012 Outlook


December None
November Member Business Lending
October Disaster Recovery Planning
September Market Volatility
August Data Security & Fraud Prevention
July 2011 Mid-Year Credit Union Outlook
June The Future of Banking
May Regulatory Roulette
April Secondary Mortgage Market
March Education and Training
February Interchange
January Credit Union 2011 Outlook



December              None
November Member Services and Community Outreach
October Mortgage Lending
September Employment Issues
August Fraud Issues
July 2010 Mid-Year Credit Union Outlook
June Automatic Teller Machines
May Examination Issues
April Community Outreach Services and Underserved Areas
March Member Business Loans
February Effect of Compliance Issues on the Bottom Line
January Credit Union 2010 Outlook


December             None      
November Liquidity Risk Management
October Lending Growth
September Stress Testing
August Regulatory Burden
July Secondary Market
June Niche Marketing and Technology
May Loan Performance
April Secondary Capital Issues
March Credit Union Predictions for 2009
February Compliance and Capital Issues
January Expense Mitigations


December              None
November Bankruptcy and Credit Card Loans
October Small-Dollar Loans
September Share Insurance
August Credit Union "Green" Practices
July Non-Interest Expenses
June Credit Crunch
May Security Issues
April Non-Interest Income
March Secondary Mortgage Market Pricing
February NCUA Data Collection
January 2008 Lending Outlook 


December             None
November Consumer Lending Issues
October Community Outreach
September Credit Union Tax Exemption
August Credit Union Share Insurance
July Community Service
June Regulatory Costs
May Credit Union Outreach Services
April 2007 Credit Union Expectations 
March Technology
February Online Training
January Data Security


December              None
November  Credit Union Political Involvement
Octoberr Trends in Credit Union Lending
September  Member Business Lending
August Saving Accounts
July  Financial Education Programs
June  Vehicle Lending
May Data Security Breaches
April  Corporate Credit Unions
March  Bank Secrecy Act
February  Liquidity
January Loan & Share Conditions


December                 None
NovemberDebit Card Interchange Revenues 
OctoberHurricane Katrina/Rita Effects 
SeptemberPayment Services
JuneHow Credit Unions Use Macroeconomic Data
MayLoan and Share Pricing/Rationing 
AprilMortgage Securitization and Servicing 
MarchAsset Securitization 


December           None
NovemberHuman Resources Issues 
OctoberMembership Issues 
SeptemberCheck 21 Issues
AugustInvestment Strategy
JulyControlling Expenses
JuneStrategic Planning & Credit Card Marketing Strategies
MayCredit Union Investments
AprilCredit Card Usage Among Credit Union Members
MarchCredit Union 2004 Outlook
FebruaryProduct/Service Analysis and Financial Planning
January Call Centers and Strategic Planning


December           None
NovemberLoan Grade Classifications & Board of Directors' Size
SeptemberSecurity Issues
AugustDebit Card Usage
JulyRisk Mitigation Strategies
JuneCorporate Credit Union Issues 
MayRegulatory Flexibility 
AprilBoard of Directors Issues
MarchSecuritization of Assets
FebruaryCredit Union 2003 Outlook 
January Card Losses and Expectations for 2003


December            None
November Employee Compensation and Benefits
October Retirement Planning/ Savings Services
September Utilization of Economic Data 
August Credit Union Branching
July Privacy Issues
June Unsecured Lending 
May Low-Income Lending and Secondary Capital
April Credit Union Accounting Issues 
March Future Credit Union Issues
February Trends in Credit Union Non-Maturity Deposits
January Trends in Credit Union Real Estate Refinancing, Pre-payments, and Sales in the Secondary Market


December            None
November Trends in Credit Union Investments
October Trends in Credit Union Real Estate Lending
September Trends in Credit Union Service Fee Income 
August Trends in Credit Union Select Employee Groups (SEGs)
July Credit Union Automobile Leasing and Lending Activities
June Prompt Corrective Action and Risk-Based Net Worth Issues 
May Small Business Administration (SBA) - 7(a) Guaranteed Loan Program 
April The Phaseout of the One-Year Treasury Bill
March None 
February Credit Card Usage Among Credit Union Members
January Asset Liability Management Procedures and Savings