Time for a New Core System?

Time for a New Core System?

Over the last few years, the importance of flexible, efficient and modern technology has risen up the agenda for many credit unions. 2020 has made this even more pronounced, as the ability of organisation to serve members effectively while staff are remote from...
How to run a virtual AGM

How to run a virtual AGM

In the summer we produced an assessment of the rules around credit unions holding Annual General Meetings (AGMs) online, instead of or – as well as – face-to-face (Virtual AGMs: a guide for credit unions. Part I: the Compliance Issues). Now we are...
Top Performing Credit Union Boards

Top Performing Credit Union Boards

The ability of a board to do its job effectively is a vital feature of a successful credit union. In this paper, the experienced credit union consultant Lucy Harr considers how credit union boards can become high performers and thereby excel in delivering value to...
Virtual AGMs – what’s allowed?

Virtual AGMs – what’s allowed?

Annual General Meetings (AGMs) are critical events in the year of well-governed co-operatives, and credit unions take them very seriously.  Credit union AGMs are traditionally face-to-face meetings, but many are anticipating a challenge to doing theirs in the...