Feb. 6, 2019

CONTACT: Shelton Roulhac, NASCUS Communications; sroulhac@nascus.org

NASCUS WELCOMES ALLIANT CREDIT UNION AS ITS NEWEST MEMBER

ITO: “Alliant’s profound commitment to the state credit union system and to the dual charter framework makes the organization a perfect fit for NASCUS membership.”

Arlington, VA – Today, NASCUS announced Alliant Credit Union joined as the organization’s newest member. With over 80 years of history, Alliant is the largest credit union in Illinois and one of the largest in the nation.

“With its focus on innovation and member care and service, Alliant is a giant in the credit union movement,” said NASCUS President & CEO Lucy Ito. “Alliant’s profound commitment to the state credit union system and to the dual charter framework, makes the organization a perfect fit for NASCUS membership.”

“NASCUS’ unique membership model will allow us to directly access their network of state regulator members as well as their strong working relationship with federal regulators, to garner insights on regulatory practices and initiatives,” said David Mooney, Alliant Credit Union President & CEO. “We look forward to leveraging our NASCUS membership to advance polices and regulations that will preserve and protect all credit unions.”

Alliant has more than 450,000 members and more than $10 billion in assets.

The National Association of State Credit Union Supervisors (NASCUS) is the primary resource and voice of the state governmental agencies that charter, regulate and examine the nation’s state-chartered credit unions. NASCUS membership is made up of state-chartered credit unions, state regulators and other supporters of the state credit union system. NASCUS is the only organization dedicated to the defense and promotion of the state credit union charter and the autonomy of state credit union regulatory agencies.