News from Credit Union Central of Canada A wide array of domestic and global news stories; news topics include politics/government, business, technology, religion, sports/entertainment, science/nature, and health/lifestyle. Articles that appear in this section may be written in English or other languages.

Latest

11 Dec, 2014, 14:11 ET Credit unions welcome MPs' recommendation for change in 2015 budget

TORONTO, Dec. 11, 2014 /CNW/ - Members of the House of Commons finance committee have called for an important change in the 2015 budget to create...


28 Nov, 2014, 15:00 ET Credit unions and Prevent Elder Abuse Manitoba close Financial Literacy Month 2014 by launching new program to help confront financial abuse of seniors

WINNIPEG, Nov. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - Financial abuse is one of the most common forms of elder abuse in Canada, as highlighted by the recent findings...


17 Oct, 2014, 11:46 ET Credit union leaders to tell Ottawa "My Credit Union Matters!™"

TORONTO, Oct. 17, 2014 /CNW/ - On Tuesday, credit union leaders will be on Parliament Hill urging MPs to make sure the next budget recognizes...


28 Aug, 2014, 12:01 ET Credit Unions first in customer service for 10th year in a row: Ipsos Reid

TORONTO, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - For a 10th consecutive year, Canadians ranked credit unions first in overall Customer Service Excellence and Branch...


24 Jan, 2014, 16:42 ET National credit union association welcomes temporary transitional support measures under the federal credit union framework

TORONTO, Jan. 24, 2014 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada, the national trade association for Canada's credit union system, welcomes today's...


29 Aug, 2013, 14:10 ET Credit Unions Rank First in Customer Service Excellence for Nine Years Running

Ipsos Best Banking Awards also reveals credit union strength in many service categories TORONTO, Aug. 29, 2013 /CNW/ - For the ninth consecutive...


06 Aug, 2013, 08:00 ET ding free® summer road trip shows Canadians how to avoid ATM surcharges

National campaign promotes the credit union difference VICTORIA, Aug. 6, 2013 /CNW/ - The ding free® sea-to-sea road trip that is showing...


17 Jul, 2013, 20:15 ET Recognizing excellence: leadership, community involvement and innovation in the Canadian credit union system

TORONTO, July 17, 2013 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central) today honoured the winners of its annual National Credit Union...


04 Jun, 2013, 13:43 ET Canadian Credit Union system posted healthy Q1 growth: Assets, savings and loans record solid gains

TORONTO, June 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central), the national trade association representing the Canadian credit...


22 May, 2013, 16:24 ET Credit unions outperformed big banks in serving small- and mid-sized businesses: CFIB survey

TORONTO, May 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central), the national trade association representing the Canadian credit...


23 Apr, 2013, 14:00 ET Canadians receive free toonies on credit union "ding free®" day from sea to sea

Credit unions work co-operatively to save their members from big bank ATM surcharges TORONTO, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadians discovered today...


21 Mar, 2013, 22:04 ET Increased Income Taxes Disappoint Credit Unions

TORONTO, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - Canada's credit unions were disappointed to see that today's federal budget increases taxes for credit unions and...


11 Mar, 2013, 10:49 ET Canadian Credit Unions Posted Strong Growth in 2012, Year-End Report Shows

System Assets, Savings, Deposits and Loans Continued Upward Growth TORONTO, March 11, 2013 /CNW/ - The Canadian credit union system ended 2012...


22 Jan, 2013, 14:00 ET Credit Union Central of Canada congratulates CFIB on Red Tape Awareness Week™

TORONTO, Jan. 22, 2013 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central) congratulates the Canadian Federation of Independent Business...


09 Jan, 2013, 08:00 ET New smartphone app makes locating ding free® credit union ATMs a snap

TORONTO, Jan. 9, 2013 /CNW/ - Canadian credit union members can celebrate having a bit more cash in their pockets after the holiday season,...


21 Dec, 2012, 12:22 ET Federal Credit Union Option Now Available to Canadian Credit Unions

Credit Union Central of Canada Welcomes the Proclamation of the Federal Credit Union Legislative Framework TORONTO, Dec. 21, 2012 /CNW/ - The...


19 Nov, 2012, 07:30 ET Quarterly results show increased, accelerated growth for Canadian Credit Union System

TORONTO, Nov. 19, 2012 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central) announced credit union system results for the third quarter...


17 Sep, 2012, 11:39 ET Canadian credit unions' balance sheet remains strong

Q2 results continue to show solid gains TORONTO, Sept. 17, 2012 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central) announced credit union...


23 Aug, 2012, 13:37 ET Canadian credit unions ranked first in customer service for 8th consecutive year - Surpassing all Canadian financial institutions

Ipsos Best Banking Awards also reveals consistent strength of credit unions in many service categories TORONTO, Aug. 23, 2012 /CNW/ - For an...


05 Jul, 2012, 19:26 ET Credit Union Central of Canada Welcomes Announcement of Proposed Regulations for Federal Credit Unions

TORONTO, July 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Today, Finance Minister Jim Flaherty announced draft regulatory changes that, when finalized, will establish a...


05 Jun, 2012, 13:58 ET Canadian Credit Unions Continuing Solid Growth

TORONTO, June 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada (Canadian Central) announced credit union system results for the first quarter ended...


14 May, 2012, 13:04 ET Canadian Central Joins with Financial Industry Leaders to Deliver Mobile Payment Technology Guidelines

TORONTO, May 14, 2012 /CNW/ - As financial institutions established to respond to member needs, Canadian credit unions boast a rich history of...


10 May, 2012, 08:00 ET Significant Technological and Community-based Changes Result of Credit Union Ingenuity

2012 National Awards Program Winners Have Direct Impact on Lives of Canadians VANCOUVER, May 10, 2012 /CNW/ - Credit Union Central of Canada...


15 Mar, 2012, 10:54 ET Canadian Credit Unions continue strong growth in 2011

TORONTO, March 15, 2012 /PRNewswire/ - Credit Union Central of Canada today announced fourth quarter results for 2011 for the Canadian credit...