The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) welcomes Adrian Velazquez, Esq., to the team as Director of Advocacy. Responsible for overseeing CCUA’s advocacy initiatives, Velazquez will work with legislators and regulators at the state and federal levels, as well as with credit unions, other associations and strategic partners. “We are thrilledRead More →

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) – Equity analysts William Blair cut their third-quarter 2022 EPS estimates for Western Union shares in a research note released to investors Thursday, August 4. William Blair analyst C. Kennedy now expects the credit services provider to earn $0.39 per share forRead More →

National Asset Management Inc. increased its position in shares of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) by 5.1% in Q1, reports HoldingsChannel.com. The company held 23,893 shares of the credit service provider after acquiring 1,158 additional shares during the period. National Asset Management Inc.’s holdings in Western UnionRead More →

The New Mexico Credit Union Association (CUANM) is proud to announce a partnership with the Defense Credit Union Council (DCUC) to help credit unions support their veteran and first-time members and staff. stakeholders. The two organizations will collaborate and create CUheroes, an employee resource group dedicated to serving veterans andRead More →

DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale reduced its position in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) by 62.7% in Q1, reports Holdings Channel.com. The fund held 103,007 shares of the credit service provider after selling 173,019 shares during the quarter. DekaBank Deutsche Girozentrale’s holdings in Western Union were worth $1,981,000 whenRead More →

On Friday, the MD|DC Credit Union Association hosted the industry’s first in-person roundtable with Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB) Director Rohit Chopra and local credit union leaders. Chopra called a key priority engaging with smaller banks and credit unions that are not directly overseen by the CFPB. “We appreciate thatRead More →

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency funds movement and payments, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Devin McGranahan and Chief Financial Officer Raj Agrawal will host a webcast and conference call to discuss of the second quarter 2022 results on August 3, 2022 atRead More →

The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) has partnered with Digital Align to help credit unions move toward strategic business transformations, improving the member and staff experience while increasing revenue and margins through a streamlined operational efficiency and productivity. “Today more than ever, credit unions are faced with the need toRead More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The first paragraph of the press release dated July 7, 2022 should be deleted. The updated version reads as follows: DIGITAL UNION AND UNION WORKERS SIGN COLLECTIVE AGREEMENT – AGREEMENT ACCEPTED BY CUPE MEMBERS L5277 Members of CUPE Local 5277, who represent frontline workers at Union Digital, have overwhelminglyRead More →

Zurcher Kantonalbank Zurich Cantonalbank increased its position in shares of The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) by 28.2% in the 1st quarter, reports HoldingsChannel. The fund held 109,048 shares of the credit service provider after acquiring an additional 23,957 shares during the period. Zurich Cantonal Bank’s holdings inRead More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The union called for a move from unanimity to an overwhelming majority…he said it’s not fair for everyone to know what people voted for. Members of CUPE Local 5277, who represent frontline workers at Union Digital, have overwhelmingly ratified a collective agreement, as recommended by their bargaining team. “WeRead More →

The company publishes its annual report on the environment, social and governance (ESG) Continued focus on economic prosperity, promoting the integrity of the global monetary movement, and promoting diversity, equity, and inclusion (DEI) The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU) today released its 2021 Environmental, Social and Governance (ESG) Report, highlightingRead More →

Nordea Investment Management AB increased its position in shares of The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU – Get Rating) by 8.6% during the first quarter, Holdings Channel reports. The fund held 32,623 shares of the credit service provider after acquiring 2,593 additional shares during the quarter. Nordea Investment Management AB’sRead More →

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) received an average rating of “Hold” by the sixteen research firms that cover the stock, Marketbeat.com reports. Four equity research analysts rated the stock with a sell recommendation, nine issued a hold recommendation and one gave the company a buy recommendation. TheRead More →

DNB Asset Management AS increased its stake in The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) by 15.8% during the first quarter, HoldingsChannel reports. The institutional investor held 143,289 shares of the credit service provider after purchasing an additional 19,566 shares during the quarter. DNB Asset Management AS’s holdings inRead More →

A protester holds up a sign near the Country Club Plaza Starbucks store where dozens of Starbucks employees and union supporters protested the company’s alleged union-busting tactics Thursday, March 3, 2022. Jill Toyoshiba | Tribune News Service | Getty Images Starbucks tells its baristas that unionization could jeopardize the gender-affirmingRead More →

Card issuance platform Marqeta is partnering with global money transfer giant Western Union and will integrate with Western Union’s digital banking platform in Europe. Western Union’s digital banking platform offers a real-time, multi-currency digital wallet, and with Marqeta’s card-issuing platform, customers will have access to Western’s full remittance service. UnionRead More →

AMSTERDAM–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Marqeta (NASDAQ: MQ), the modern global card issuance platform, has partnered with Western Union, the global leader in cross-border, cross-currency money movement and payments, to integrate its solution into the new generation of Real- multi-currency digital wallet and digital banking platform in Europe. Marqeta’s modern card issuance platform willRead More →

In McCoy vs. Choi2022 ONCA 403, the Ontario Court of Appeal (OCA) dismissed an appeal from a motions judge’s order, which allowed the Superior Court to bring an action for player damages of the Canadian Football League (CFL) against a doctor for misdiagnosing his football injury. The OCA agreed withRead More →

A multi-year effort by the MD|DC Credit Union Association to strengthen data breach notification standards for businesses is now law. SB643 will go into effect Oct. 1, updating Maryland’s privacy law to incorporate language suggested by the Association. “This is a big win for consumers,” said John Bratsakis, president andRead More →

Toronto, ON, May 31, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — The Canadian Credit Union Association (CCUA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Jeff Guthrie as President and Chief Executive Officer, effective July 1, 2022. Jeff is a capable senior executive with extensive financial services experience and has led organization-wide transformations throughoutRead More →

Diving brief: A week-long outage of online and mobile banking at VyStar Credit Union has prevented members from checking their account balances and is interfering with their ability to make payments, News4Jax reported Thursday. The Jacksonville, Fla.-based credit union initially notified customers that digital banking services would be unavailable MayRead More →

The dying motorhome/motorhome works in harmony with Tesla’s Cybertruck, designed with eco-friendly features to further reduce its users’ carbon footprint without compromising on luxury. AUSTIN, Texas – May 19, 2022 – (Newswire.com) Stream It, Inc., the creator of CyberLandr, the vanishing motorhome/motorhome designed specifically for Tesla’s Cybertruck, received the EuropeanRead More →

Migrants are optimistic, technologically savvy and driven to build a better life for themselves Additional research to measure migrant need and acceptance is underway in partnership with the Fletcher School at Tufts University Western Union (NYSE: WU) today released new data exploring the perspectives and motivations of migrants* in theRead More →

Stock analysts expect The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) to report sales of $1.14 billion in the current fiscal quarter, according to Zacks Investment Research. Six analysts provided earnings estimates for Western Union, with estimates ranging from $1.07 billion to $1.18 billion. Western Union posted sales of $1.29Read More →

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Credit unions (CUs) have long brand themselves as having a people-centric mission that has earned them a high place in the eyes of consumers, with UCs traditionally enjoying higher satisfaction ratings than other financial institutions (FIs). For the third year in a row, however, UCs lagged banks, according to toRead More →

Wall Street brokers expect The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) to report earnings of $0.44 per share for the current quarter, reports Zacks Investment Research. Six analysts provided estimates for Western Union earnings, with estimates ranging from $0.41 to $0.48. Western Union also posted earnings of $0.44 perRead More →

CALGARY, Alberta, April 20, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — XORTX Therapeutics Inc. (“XORTX” or the “Company”) (NASDAQ: XRTX | TSXV: XRTX | Frankfurt: ANU), a pharmaceutical company focused on developing innovative therapies to treat progressive renal failure, is pleased to announce receipt of Small and Medium Enterprise (“SME“) Statute for theRead More →

The Western Union Company (NYSE: WU), a global leader in cross-border, cross-currency funds movement and payments, today announced that Chief Executive Officer Devin McGranahan and Chief Financial Officer Raj Agrawal will host a webcast and conference call to discuss first quarter 2022 results on April 28, 2022 at 4:30 p.m.Read More →

NCR Technology Powers Teachers Federal Credit Union’s Digital Transformation By Edlyn Cardoza March 29, 2022 Celent Model Bank of the Year Award credit unions Digital transformation NCR Corporation, a leading enterprise technology provider, has partnered with Teachers Federal Credit Union (Teachers), one of the nation’s largest credit unions, for theRead More →

ATLANTA–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NCR Corporation (NYSE: NCR), a leading enterprise technology provider, has partnered with Teachers Federal Credit Union (Teachers), one of the nation’s largest credit unions, to transform success of its digital-first strategy, which resulted in the prestigious Celent Model Bank of the Year award. Working with NCR Digital Banking, theRead More →

The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) has partnered with the Defense Credit Union Council to help credit unions in Delaware, Massachusetts, New Hampshire and Rhode Island recognize and meet the unique financial needs of members of the Armed Forces of the United States and their families. Irregular salaries, relocation expenses,Read More →

BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–March 28, 2022– Several international digital experts have praised the EU’s ability Digital Market Law, but say that its main goal is to foster competition between tech companies while trying to reign over some of the tech giants. They say its primary purpose is not to protect the personalRead More →

BERLIN–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Several international digital experts have praised the Digital Market Law, but say that its main goal is to foster competition between tech companies while trying to reign over some of the tech giants. They say its primary purpose is not to protect the personal information of digital users. “TheRead More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Union Digital, Ontario’s leading provider of unionized products and services, is delighted to announce that Bob Eaton has been appointed chief of staff effective immediately. Bob recently joined the company in February 2022, as Director of Government and Media Relations. He will continue these functions in addition to assumingRead More →

Picture: FRANCOIS WALSCHAERTS, JOEL SAGET (Getty Images) European Union Parliament regulators reached agreement on a package of laws aimed at curbing anti-competitive practices by tech companies on Thursday evening. The Digital Markets Act would open up so-called “walled gardens,” ecosystems of linked software and hardware. To that end, the legislationRead More →

The Cooperative Credit Union Association (CCUA) has partnered with America’s Credit Union Museum (ACUM) to bring the past to life in its new exhibit “Credit Union Women Making History – Herstory”. Honoring the past, present and future of the incredible women who have made history in the credit union industry,Read More →

The Western Union Company (NYSE:WU – Get Rating) earned an average recommendation of “Hold” from the twelve rating agencies that cover the company, Marketbeat reports. Three research analysts rated the stock with a sell recommendation, six gave a hold recommendation and two gave the company a buy recommendation. The averageRead More →

The USDA announced the appointment of four new members to the National Organic Standards Board. We are thrilled to announce Missouri Farmers Union member Elizabeth “Liz” Graznak as one of these new nominees. The NOSB is made up of 15 volunteer members representing the biological community. The new members willRead More →

Engineers might disagree. However, not all bridges are built with steel, concrete and asphalt. Some are made entirely of cooperation and coordination. It is the type of bridge that connects Europe’s closest neighbor, the African continent. Covering everything from smart health and fintech services to food tech, education tech andRead More →

Campaigning season is well underway for Missouri’s April 5 primary election for local municipalities, school boards, service districts and bond issues. These are the positions that have a direct impact on union members where they live and work. The St. Louis Labor Council announced its nominee and proposals on Feb.Read More →

GAITHERSBURG, Md., Feb. 23, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Novavax, Inc. (Nasdaq: NVAX), a biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of next-generation vaccines against serious infectious diseases, today announced the first doses of Nuvaxovid™ COVID -19 vaccines (recombinant, with adjuvant) have started shipping to member states of the European UnionRead More →

Novavax announces that the first doses of the Nuvaxovid COVID-19 vaccine have started shipping to member states of the European Union. Novavax, a biotechnology company dedicated to the development and commercialization of next-generation vaccines for serious infectious diseases, announced on February 23, 2022 that the first doses of its NuvaxovidRead More →

According to research experts from Qurate Research, “Global Planned LNG Market 2022 Insights, Size, Sharing, Growth, Opportunities, Emerging Trends, Forecast to 2028.” The study is an anthology of in-depth research studies on many aspects of the global planned LNG industry. It is an admirable effort to offer a true andRead More →

Western Union released fourth quarter results that showed continued momentum in digital transactions, up double digit percentages year over year. Consolidated revenue for the period was $1.3 billion, up 2% year-over-year, measured in constant currencies. Economic headwinds persist, however. Fourth-quarter revenue was driven by growth in digital money transfers andRead More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–President John Camilleri is pleased to announce that former OPSEU Chief of Staff Bob Eaton has joined the Union Digital leadership team. He will immediately be assigned to the government and media relations portfolio. “Bob brings to the table five decades of experience, dealing with staff, members, union leaders,Read More →

TORONTO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Union Digital Inc., today announced that Derek Blackadder has joined the team. Blackadder has 35 years of progressive leadership experience in multiple unions. He was a local leader, national leader and staff member of the Canadian Union of Education Workers. For 28 years, Derek has served the members ofRead More →