January 2019 CU Trends Report from CUNA Mutual Group Now Available

The January 2019 Credit Union Trends Report is now available.

Highlights of the report include:

  • Credit union loan balances rose 0.6% in November, less than the 0.7% pace reported in November 2017.
  • Credit union consumer installment credit balances (auto, credit card and other unsecured loans) rose 0.5% in November, slower than the 1.5% pace set in November 2017. 
  • Credit union memberships grew 227,000 in November, or 0.19%, which is significantly below the 326,000 new members, or 0.29%, added in November 2017.