Insights from Catalyst

Welcome to Catalyst Corporate's blog - Insights from Catalyst. Here, read what thought leaders have to say about credit union news, trends and industry happenings. Have a blog idea, want to contribute or need to know more? Contact the Communications Team

  • 5 Tips for Filling that Open Position at your Credit Union

    April 12, 2019 | Catalyst Corporate's HR Team

    From time to time, members ask Catalyst Corporate where and how we find our employees. Of course, there is no one-size-fits-all approach to hiring quality employees, but here are a few tips our HR team has picked up along the way.
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  • What to Consider when Selecting Liquidity Management Solutions

    March 28, 2019 | Kathy Gensler

    With total loans/shares on the rise and interest rates uncertain, liquidity management can be challenging. Squaring away available funding sources and stress testing your credit union's liquidity are two essential components of effective liquidity risk management.
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  • Robotics Process Automation – Building a Strategy for Success

    March 14, 2019 | Vince Armato

    With the uptick in Robotics Process Automation (RPA) technologies the last few years, many credit unions may be exploring RPA and its potential value to their organization. What is Robotics Process Automation, and why might a credit union want to introduce these capabilities into their portfolio of technologies?
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  • Parting Words to an Industry that’s Been Good to Me

    February 26, 2019 | Kathy Garner

    Credit unions, and more specifically, corporate credit unions, have been Kathy Garner's life for almost 40 years. Just days away from her retirement, she shares a few parting thoughts regarding the people and the industry that have been the focus of her commitment the past four decades.
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  • Fannie Mae and Freddie Mac Moving to Uniform Mortgage-Backed Securities

    February 14, 2019 | Dan Abdill

    The Single Security Initiative. You may be unfamiliar with it, but if your credit union sells mortgage pools to the agencies for securitization and/or invests in the agencies’ mortgage-backed securities (MBS), you will see its results.
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