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Andrew Price Featured on The Global Credit Union Podcast

WOCCU Senior Vice President of Advocacy Andrew Price discusses how new regulatory developments with the G20, operational resilience, sustainable finance, payments and COVID-19 regulations will impact credit unions going forward on Episode Three of The Global Credit Union Podcast.

Ukrainian Parliament Approves New WOCCU-advocated Credit Union Law

World Council of Credit Unions’ (WOCCU) International Advocacy and International Projects’ teams scored a major victory when the Ukrainian Parliament overwhelmingly approved the first reading of a new draft law on credit unions.

2021 Global Regulatory Update

How international standard setting bodies react to the institutional stress placed on credit unions upon the withdrawal of COVID-19 relief measures will set the tone for the regulatory issues affecting cooperative finance worldwide in 2021. That’s one of the key developments we will be watching this year, as outlined in the newly released 2021 Edition of the Global Regulatory Update.

Working to Guarantee CU Member Deposits in Ukraine

International Advocacy and the WOCCU Credit for Agriculture Producers (CAP) Project have agreed to provide technical assistance and international best practice expertise to Ukraine’s Individual Deposit Guarantee Fund (DGF) in a joint effort to establish a deposit guarantee system for the country’s credit unions.

The Telegraph is an online digest of the information you must know to ensure your cooperative financial institution remains in compliance with the modern (and future) regulatory environment.