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Part 2- Central 1’s Brent Clode: Leading the Treasury team through a pandemic

In part 1, we learned about the events that transpired in spring 2020 when COVID-19 was declared a pandemic and how the Treasury business supported members. In part 2, we learn more about Brent’s extensive financial services experience, his role at Central 1 and the lessons learned in the past year. Drawing from experience Reflecting on the past year, only...

Central 1’s Brent Clode: Leading the Treasury team through a pandemic

We had an opportunity to sit down and interview Central 1’s Chief Investment Officer Brent Clode. In this two-part series, we get an insider’s look into how Brent and the Treasury business supported the credit union system and what transpired in spring 2020. Having worked through the dot-com bubble, 9/11 and the global financial crisis, Central 1’s Chief Investment Officer...

Securitization: Managing liquidity during an elevated mortgage lending environment

The most surprising story amidst the pandemic has been the unprecedented strength of the housing market across the country despite elevated levels of joblessness, a sharp but temporary drop off in immigration, and negative impacts to various industries.   By now the key drivers of the boom in housing demand have been well established. The pandemic resulted in policy interest rate cuts and the...