CU Data & Research Publications

Research publicationsEconomic & CU Monitor*

A monthly enewsletter on the macroeconomic and financial trends affecting today's credit unions.

NAFCU members can login to the NAFCU website and update their communications preferences to subscribe to the Economic & CU Monitor.

CU Industry Trends*

A quarterly report of federal credit union trends from membership to loan growth as well as cost of funds data, both at the industry level and broken down by state, region, and asset size. The report is designed as a benchmarking tool to help credit unions compare themselves to their peers and remain competitive in the marketplace.

NAFCU members can login to the NAFCU website and update their communications preferences to subscribe to the CU Industry Trends.

CU Performance Benchmark*

A quarterly report with customized financial performance analysis using your credit union's data, compared to regional and asset class peers.

NAFCU members can login to the NAFCU website and update their communications preferences to subscribe to your CU Performance Benchmark report.

Macro Data Flash Reports*

Up-to-date macroeconomic data vital to credit union operations and product strategies.

NAFCU members can download up-to-date Macro Data Flash Reports online.

Annual Report on Credit Unions

A written report for annual meetings with the Federal Reserve detailing the latest issues and trends affecting credit unions and the impact of Fed actions.

Download NAFCU's Annual Reports on Credit Unions online.

Credit Union Federal Tax Exemption Study

Economic benefits of the credit union tax exemption to consumers, businesses, and the U.S. economy (February 2014).

Download the Credit Union Federal Tax Exemption Study online.

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