The Hub: News & Events for November 19, 2018

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Central 1 News you need to know

Ontario Weekly Economic Briefing
This week's Ontario Economic Briefing covers home and manufacturing sales.

B.C. Weekly Economic Briefing
This week's B.C. Economic Briefing covers home, manufacturing and new vehicle sales.

Foreign Exchange Options now available at Central 1 (log in required)
Looking for a way to eliminate spot market risk for future transactions? Foreign Exchange Options (FX Options) is the newest addition to our suite of foreign exchange hedging products, including FX Forwards, Spots and Swaps.

Winter Weather Premises Loss Prevention (log in required)
With the cold weather fast approaching, now is a great time for credit unions to review their loss prevention plans for dealing with the inevitable ice and snow. Staff, members, and passers-by are all at risk of slipping on fallen leaves, ice, snow, and all of the hidden hazards buried underneath these ground coverings. Claims for injuries are very common for B.C. credit unions throughout the year, but the statistics suggest that injuries are more severe, and therefore more costly, during the winter.​

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Central 1 Events

November 27-28, 2018
The User Sessions: Fall Webinar Series
10:30 am - 12:30 pm PST

April 24-25, 2019
(Save the date)
Member Forum 
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

April 25, 2019
(Save the date)
Central 1 AGM
Sheraton Vancouver Wall Centre

September 8-10, 2019
(Save the date)
Momentum Summit & Trade Show
Westin Harbor Castle, Toronto


Industry News

Credit Unions
Dividing lines between credit unions, banks blurring but key differences remain (CBC, mentions Coast Capital Savings & CCUA)

Financial Literacy Month: How to talk to kids about money (Global BC Morning, interview with Tyler Saito of Coast Capital Savings)

Falling Home Prices Mean Canadians Will Feel Poorer. That Could Be Bad For The Economy (Huffington Post)


Cashless society edges step closer with 1 in 5 Brits now never carrying money (Mirror Online)


Canada Post pitches 'cooling off period' that would shelve strike until February (CBC)


Mortgage stress test rules may be pushing borrowers towards unregulated lenders (CBC)

'A giant step forward': new $10 bill featuring Viola Desmond to enter circulation (CTV)


Industry Events

November 27-29, 2018
Real Estate Forum
Metro Toronto Convention Centre

January 23-24, 2019
A Shared Vision
Delta Ottawa City Centre

March 27-29, 2019
(Save the Date)
Ontario Credit Union Conference
Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel

May 5-8, 2019
(Save the Date)
CCUA National Conference
Winnipeg Convention Centre



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