CU*Answers, the 100% credit union owned cooperative based in Grand Rapids, Michigan, will be hosting a 1-day event for CFOs and accounting leaders. The 2021 Accounting Top Priorities Focus Group and CFO Hot Topics will be held virtually on Friday April 30th. This event will allow credit unions to join their peers for a series of discussions on solutions available to them as accounting professionals and learn what drives development at CU*Answers.

The focus group will be hosted by Keegan, VP of Professional Services at CU*Answers, and Shari Weber, CFO of Honor Credit Union. Keegan will review the latest updates to CU*BASE accounting software and highlight projects that are in the works. Shari will have Charley McQueen from McQueen Financial join the conversation to  discuss strategies for margin compression, including alternative investments and loan participations. Additional topics will include commercial lending, CECL and data mining.

Credit unions that would like to participate in the conversation can sign up via the CU*Answers website.