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Join us in one of the world's
largest fintech hubs for the
2018 World Credit Union Conference
in Singapore.

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What We Do

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Events

April 25, 2018

World Council Urges Increased Private-Sector Input During Anti-Money Laundering Evaluations to Reduce Regulatory Burden

VIENNA — World Council of Credit Unions (World Council) engaged the Financial Action Task Force (FATF) during the FATF’s Private Sector Consultative Forum held April 23-24, 2018 at the United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime in Vienna to urge increased engagement with the private sector during evaluations of national anti-money laundering/countering the financing of terrorism (AML/CFT) regulations. The FATF, which is based in Paris, France, is the global standard setting body for AML/CFT rules and conducts periodic “mutual evaluations” of national-level AML/CFT supervision. The FATF’s mutual evaluation of the United States of America’s Bank Secrecy Act regulations and guidance is expected to begin this summer.

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April 23, 2018

Kazakhstan Agro-Industrial Association Joins World Council

MADISON, Wis. — The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) Board of Directors unanimously approved the membership application for the Credit Unions of Agro-Industrial Association of Kazakhstan in the first quarter of 2018. 

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April 16, 2018

World Council now offers online learning courses

MADISON, Wis. – The World Council of Credit Unions (WOCCU) announces new online learning programs, bolstering organized, educational offerings for its members and the global credit union community.

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March 04, 2018

Skinner, Jervis and Kaufman to Headline 2018 World Credit Union Conference

MADISON, Wis. — World Council of Credit Unions has secured three world-renowned speakers for the 2018 World Credit Union Conference — the premier global event for credit unions —15–18 July, in Singapore. More than 1,600 credit union executives from 60 countries are expected to attend the conference, which will focus on fintech, digital transition, customer journey, and more.

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Events

15 - 18 July 2018

World CU Conference

The World Credit Union Conference is the premier global event for the credit union industry with the most take-home value. Attendees from around the globe include Board Members, CEO’s, Executive Directors, Senior Management and more. This is the only conference that has a global focus on improving lives through credit unions. We offer top-class educational sessions on key topics, networking opportunities without comparison and an excellent team-building environments that will facilitate and grow decision making.

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19-25 July 2018

Deep-Dive Study: Asian Credit Union System

Join World Council CEO Brian Branch and Association of Asian Confederation of Credit Unions CEO, Leni San Roque July 19-25, 2018 for a deep-dive study of the Asian credit union system. Leverage your Singapore experience and connect with us after the World Council Conference in Singapore as we journey to Phuket and Bangkok, Thailand.

Immerse in the Asian credit union movement with visits to credit unions in Phuket and Bangkok and briefings by the Credit Union League of Thailand and the Federation of Savings and Credit Cooperatives of Thailand.

Network and engage with other credit union professionals during an “open forum-style” forward-looking session.

Participate in a futurist dialog and personal engagement with progressive leaders that are changing lives throughout the region in a meeting of the Global Women’s Leadership Network Sister Society of Thailand.

To learn more, contact Laura Mihm by phone at +1-608-395-2032 or email.

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Faces of Ukraine

Credit for Agriculture Producers (CAP) Project partner, CU "Kredit Souz" 

CAP project partner, Credit Union "Kredit Souz" makes loans to agribusinesses in Cherkassy oblast possible. CAP supports agricultural credit expansion. Members appreciate ease of doing business with their credit union and the approach to members - borrowers.

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Advocacy

We advocate on behalf of the global cooperative financial movement

Regulatory burden impacts us all.  We advocate protect cooperative financial institution competitiveness to limit regulatory burden globally.

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Advance credit unions worldwide through a donation to the Worldwide Foundation for Credit Unions. Your donation will allow us to CHAMPION the credit union and financial cooperative difference, CONNECT the global credit union community and EQUIP people with access to high quality and affordable financial services.

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