New Research Suggests Opportunities for Sector to Support Wider Communities

New research from Fair4All Finance, Trajectory and CACI reveals how nearly half of all UK adults are now living in...

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Credit Union Establish Partnership with Council to Support Families  

Wolverhampton City Credit Union (WCCU) has teamed up with the City of Wolverhampton Council to help families save for school...

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Community Champion Award Finalist Celebrated by Wave Community Bank

Wave Community Bank (WCB) is thrilled to announce that it was one of only three finalists for the prestigious Community...

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Kingdom Community Bank Celebrates 20th Anniversary

Kingdom Community Bank celebrated its 20th anniversary on Monday 24 June 2024 with a series of events, aimed at celebrating...

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Merseyside Credit Unions Collaboration Key to Future Success

Ten Merseyside Credit Unions have joined up as part of a new initiative to further enhance services for members and...

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Cardiff and Vale Credit Union Wins ‘Leadership in Consumer Finance’ Award

Cardiff and Vale Credit Union has won the ‘Leadership in Consumer Finance’ category at last month’s Consumer Duty Leadership Awards....

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Positive Impacts of Financial Wellbeing Measures Published in Credit Union Report

Serve and Protect Credit Union serves over 44,000 members throughout the Police, Prison and Military, Fire and Health services. In...

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ABCUL’s Exclusive Member Service Wins Consumer Duty Award

ABCUL is delighted to announce its success at the inaugural Consumer Duty Leadership Awards, being awarded the award for Leadership in...

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ABCUL’s Mutual Trade Body Partnership Submits Offer of Support to New Government

The Chief Executives of the mutual trade bodies Co-operatives UK, The Association of Financial Mutuals, the Building Societies Association and...

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CU Futures Graduates Attend Major US Conference

Each year, as part of the CU Futures programme,  participants are put into groups to work on a 12-month project...

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Greater Manchester Credit Unions Address DEI Agenda

Last week in Manchester, in partnership with Greater Manchester Credit Unions and The Greater Manchester Good Employment Charter organisastions in the cooperative...

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ABCUL’s North West Forum Hosts Annual WOW Weekend

This month, credit unions from across the North West met in Blackpool for the largest Forum event of the business...

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ABCUL Submits Key Asks to Next Government

Following the announcement from Prime Minister Rishi Sunak that the next UK general election will be held on Thursday 04...

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Vice Chair at Plane Saver Credit Union, Appointed as MBE

Plane Saver Credit Union is delighted to announce that their Vice Chair of the Board, Joy Maitland CBP MGP FIoD...

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Kingdom Community Bank Boosts Presence in West Fife

Kingdom Community Bank, Fife’s largest credit union, has further demonstrated its commitment to being accessible to everybody who lives or...

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Innovative Credit Union Partnership a Success for Wave Community Bank

In June 2023, Wave Community Bank started an innovative new project in partnership with University Hospitals Sussex (UHSx), introducing a...

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First Class Workplace Awarded to 1st Class Credit Union

The Sunday Times has revealed its 2024 list of best places to work in the UK, and the team at...

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Labour Party’s Aim to Double the Size of the Co-operative and Mutual Sector

The Labour Party has published its general election manifesto, which includes a commitment to double the size of the co-operative...

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ABCUL Calls on Party Leaders to Include Co-operative Sector Centre of Growth Plans

The mutual and co-operative sector calls on party leaders to put co-operatives and mutuals at the centre of their plans...

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Council Leaders Visit Wirral Credit Union

Last month, leader of Wirral Borough Council, Councillor Paul Stuart and CEO Paul Satoor, visited the office of Wirral Credit...

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HEY Credit Union Reaches 25 Year Milestone

Founded by a small group of Hull City Council colleagues in 1999 and now operates across the Humber region, formally...

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Pennine Community Credit Union Participate in American Credit Union Conference

Pennine Community Credit Union (PCCU) staff attended the 50th edition of Inclusiv’s Community Development Credit Union conference in New York....

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ABCUL Comments on the Prime Minister’s Decision for a July 2024 General Election

Prime Minister Rishi Sunak has announced that the next UK general election will be held on Thursday 4th July 2024....

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Credit Unions Nominated for Consumer Credit Awards 2024

After eleven weeks of competitive voting, the UK’s dedicated financial services review site, Smart Money People is pleased to announce...

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