CUNA News Now HeadlinesCredit Union National Association News Now Headlines11/24/2014 7:47:37 PM2014-11-24T19:47:37-06:00CUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Matz: Revised RBC rule to be unveiled Jan. 15, with 90-day comment periodMatz: Revised RBC rule to be unveiled Jan 15, with 90-day comment periodJan. 15 is the likely date that the National Credit Union Administration will take up a new risk-based capital proposal for discussion. NCUA Chair Debbie Matz late Friday announced that she will ask the agency board to consider a revised RBC plan at that time--and said a 90-day public comment period would likely follow.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Huffington joins GAC roster, Senate will be in sessionHuffington joins GAC roster, Senate will be in sessionEntrepreneur Arianna Huffington will speak at CUNA's 2015 Governmental Affairs Conference, scheduled for March 8-12 in Washington, D.C.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Keep consumers in mind for real-time payments system: CordrayKeep consumers in mind for real-time payments system: CordrayThe Consumer Financial Protection Bureau has several concerns about electronic payments networks, particularly its effects on consumers, said bureau Director Richard Cordray last week to attendees at the annual Clearing House Conference in New York City.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Mass. league to hold open forum with McWattersMass league to hold open forum with McWattersThe Massachusetts Credit Union League will host an open forum discussion with new National Credit Union Administration board member J. Mark McWatters Dec. 12 in Newton, Mass.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/Colo. authorizes first-ever marijuana-focused CUColo authorizes first-ever marijuana-focused CUThe Colorado Division of Financial Services approved an unconditional state charter for The Fourth Corner CU this week, setting the stage for the establishment of the first-ever credit union that will serve the marijuana industry.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Fed's Dudley faces criticism from Senate Banking on big banksFed's Dudley faces criticism from Senate Banking on big banksTwo separate reviews of how it examines large banks have been launched by the Federal Reserve, the board of governors announced late last week.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/1 year post breach, Target asks for lawsuit dismissal1 year post breach, Target asks for lawsuit dismissalThe attorney for retail giant Target Corp. told a U.S. District judge Friday to dismiss the lawsuit brought against it by financial institutions for the losses they incurred after Target's data security breach last December.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/2 CUs earn Cornerstone league's Juntos Avanzamos designation2 CUs earn Cornerstone league's Juntos Avanzamos designationTwo credit unions have earned the Cornerstone Credit Union League's Juntos Avanzamos or "Together We Advance" designation.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/CU System/AACUL honors Dykstra with Eagle Award; Lyons re-elected chairAACUL honors Dykstra with Eagle Award; Lyons re-elected chairDiana Dykstra, president/CEO of the California and Nevada Credit Union Leagues, received the American Association of Credit Union Leagues' highest honor--the Eagle Award--at the organization's annual meeting last week.2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37ZCUNA/Stay Informed/News Now/Washington/Matz to senators: Revised RBC rule will consider ag lending needsMatz to senators: Revised RBC rule will consider ag lending needsNational Credit Union Administration Chair Debbie Matz assured senators from agricultural states that she shares their concerns that a revised risk-based capital plan should not disrupt credit unions' agricultural lending. She assured that the agency will keep in mind any impact a new rule might have on the ability of credit unions to serve farmers and ranchers.​2014-11-24T00:00:00-06:002014-11-25T01:47:37Z