Matz to Host Town Hall Webinar

Register Now and Save the Date: July 18 at 3 p.m. EDT

ALEXANDRIA, VA (June 14, 2013) National Credit Union Administration Board Chairman Debbie Matz will host a free town hall webinar, open to the entire credit union industry and anyone interested, on Thursday, July 18, beginning at 3 p.m. EDT.

“Effective regulation requires an ongoing, two-way dialogue and the sharing of important information. I hope credit union professionals and volunteers will join us to hear the latest on developments within the industry and at NCUA, and to ask questions,” Matz said. “Everyone is welcome. These town hall webinars are one way we fulfill our commitment to informing the public about NCUA’s activities and providing a forum for discussion of important industry issues. There will be a lot to discuss, and I’m looking forward to a lively, interesting dialogue.”

The webinar will feature updates on a range of subjects, including:

  • Credit union industry performance;
  • NCUA’s Regulatory Modernization Initiative and efforts to provide regulatory relief;
  • NCUA’s proposed rule on derivatives;
  • Emerging industry risks;
  • Low-income credit unions;
  • Emergency liquidity and the Central Liquidity Facility; and
  • Guidance on credit ratings and risk management.

Online registration for this free, informative webinar is available here. Participants will use this same link to log into the webinar, and they should allow pop-ups from this website.

During the webinar, participants will be able to type in questions about any topic relating to the credit union industry. Participants may submit advance questions at The subject line of the email should read, “NCUA Town Hall.”

Please email technical questions about accessing the webinar to

NCUA is the independent federal agency created by the U.S. Congress to regulate, charter and supervise federal credit unions. With the backing of the full faith and credit of the U.S. Government, NCUA operates and manages the National Credit Union Share Insurance Fund, insuring the deposits of more than 94 million account holders in all federal credit unions and the overwhelming majority of state-chartered credit unions.


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