The Hub: News & Events for February 27

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February 27, 2020


Central 1 News 

B.C. housing market feels winter chill- by Central 1's Deputy Chief Economist Bryan Yu

B.C. Multiple Listing Service (MLS) home sales declined 14% from December to a seasonally adjusted 6,763 units as the blast of winter weather kept buyers on the sidelines.
Central 1 Events

Member Forum & AGM 2020
Central 1 members are invited to join us for two days of interactive sessions on current and emerging issues for credit unions in Canada.
April 27 & 28
The Westin Ottawa
Ottawa, ON

Momentum 2020
Momentum is an opportunity to discuss the tremendous disruption facing the financial services industry and collaborate on collective strategies.
September 20 – 22
Parq Vancouver
Vancouver, BC
Button to Credit Union Careers
Button to Central 1's Economic Insights
Button to our Annual Research Package

Industry News

TSX futures drop as oil prices tank over demand worries (Reuters)

Coronavirus Puts Speed Bump in Canada's 2020 Economic Expansion (Bloomberg)

TD Bank profit misses estimates, while National Bank, rivals shine (The Globe and Mail)

Dow Jones plunges into correction territory as stock sell-off deepens (Financial Post)

Industry News
National Bank of Canada quarterly profit rises 10.5% (Reuters) 

TD Bank profit misses estimates, while National Bank, rivals shine (The Globe and Mail)

Credit Union News
Make a plan — and maximize that RRSP contribution before March 2 deadline (Prospera Press Release) 

Technology News
BOJ's Amamiya calls for more scrutiny in issuing digital currency (Reuters)

KPMG finds that Australian fintech is booming (Business Chief) 

Chinese fintech attracted investments of USD 962.2 million in 2H 2019 (Yahoo Finance) 

Industry Events

March 5, 2020 
Model Risk Management
SFU Graduate School of Business
Vancouver, BC

April 16-17, 2020 
2020 CUMA Annual Conference
Sheraton Cavalier
Saskatoon, SK

May 3-6, 2020 
National Conference for Canada's Credit Unions
Telus Convention Centre
Calgary, Alberta
Registration Opens: February 20, 2020

June 7-12, 2020
Credit Union Development Education Leadership Program

Saint Mary's University
Halifax, NS


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