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ALM First Expands Client Relations Team, Welcomes Joe Luiso as Director

Dallas, Texas – ALM First, a strategic partner offering unbiased advice to depositories nationwide, recently welcomed Joe Luiso as Director, Sales & Client Relations. Joe is...

CLA Named the Top Audit Firm for Credit Unions for the Eighth Year in a Row

CLA was named the top audit firm for credit unions in the 2021 Supplier Market Share Guide: Credit Union Auditors, published by Callahan &...

Catalyst Corporate FCU Completes $19 Million Secondary Capital Offering

Plano, TX – Catalyst Corporate Federal Credit Union, in conjunction with its subsidiaries and affiliates, helped another credit union receive approval and secure funding for...

ALM First Becomes Asset Manager on Zurich Insurance Platform

Dallas, Texas – ALM First, a strategic partner for more than 300 financial institutions nationwide, was recently added as an asset manager on the Zurich Insurance...

Mortgage Hedging in 2021— Payups and Politics

So far in 2021 the mortgage environment has felt like a reversal of 2020’s anomalous events. Furthermore, as if hedging mortgage risk wasn’t complicated...

Registration Now Open for In-Person 2021 ALM First Financial Forum in Napa

Dallas, Texas – Financial institution executives and board members are encouraged to register now for ALM First’s 2021 Financial Forum, which will be held in person...

How to Evaluate Loan Participations in a Seller’s Market

As of January 31, 2021 more than 1,700 credit unions list balances from purchased participations and over 850 Credit Unions list outstanding sold participations...

ALM First Surpasses $55B in Assets Under Management

Dallas, Texas – ALM First, a strategic partner for more than 300 financial institutions nationwide, recently surpassed $55 billion in assets under management. As depositories continue to...

Fundamentals of Banking: How Higher Rates Impact Depositories

Despite the current conversations regarding rising interest rates and depositories’ bond portfolios, now is the time to look at long-term, sound asset liability management....