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Beyond Traditional Stress Testing

On March 13th, a national emergency was declared in response to the COVID-19 pandemic. The economic impact of the pandemic has raised questions about capital adequacy in the ongoing coronavirus crisis. Economic shutdown and stay-at-home mandates forced many...

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ASG Industry Perspective – Q2 2020

Second Quarter, 2020 Commercial Banks increased provisioning with provision for loan losses to average assets more than tripling YoY.Reserves/NPAs continue trending upward by 78% for Commercial Banks and 25% for CUs YoY. Net charge offs as a percentage of average...

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ASG Industry Perspective – Q1 2020

First Quarter, 2020 Commercial Banks witnessed record breaking growth in assets and deposits, with 42.3% and 43.0% annualized QOQCredit Unions grew significantly in assets and deposits, with 18.3% and 17.0% annualized QOQQuarterly ROAs for CUs and Commercial Banks...

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How the Pandemic is Shaping the M&A Landscape

Are we at a tipping point for credit unions? Proactive credit unions that have been performing well for a long period of time are starting to reconsider potential mergers and acquisitions for relevance, stability, scale and, most importantly, to benefit...

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