Straight to The Point: August 23, 2017


Good morning. Neither the House nor the Senate are in session today, and there is no legislative or regulatory action slated. Here is what’s happening this Wednesday morning:

star3 The New York Credit Union Association is seeking feedback on NCUA’s proposed plans to fold the Temporary Corporate Stabilization Fund into the Share Insurance Fund – The Point

star3 Registration is now open for the 2017 Volunteer Leadership Conference, scheduled for Oct. 20-21 at the Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona. The conference includes specialized learning tracks for directors and supervisory committee membersNYCUA

star3 NCUA recently hosted a webinar on the agency’s plan to close the Stabilization Fund. That webinar is now available on-demand – NCUA

star3 New technology will allow the Joyful ATM brand to project 3-D holographic advertisements from as many as 48,000 ATMs throughout the United States – CU Times

star3 One cybersecurity expert says the biggest threat to credit unions are the employees, and it’s time for credit unions to update their policies and procedures – CUToday

star3 Longtime state Assemblyman Herman Farrell, D-Metropolitan and chairman of the Ways and Means Committee, will retire Sept. 5 – Times Union

star3 A group of Republican governors believe CFPB Director Richard Cordray may have violated the Hatch Act by improperly using his office to plot a run for governor of Ohio – The Hill

star3 Hackers are now using cell phone numbers as a way to access the accounts of virtual currency holders – New York Times

star3 A new survey intended to gauge employee sentiment offers a plausible explanation for why we have not seen pressure to increase wages, even as the unemployment rate continues to tumble – New York’s State of Mind

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