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OnApproach and Best Innovation Group Publish Results of 1st National Survey on Data Analytic and Decisioning Trends in the Credit Union Industry

Posted by Mark Portz on Feb 15, 2018 11:08:00 AM

Minneapolis, MN (February 15, 2018) – OnApproach (http://www.onapproach.com/), the leading provider of big data and analytics solutions for credit unions, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Best Innovation Group (BIG), a strategic consulting partner to the industry, to conduct an extensive data analytics and strategy survey for the credit union industry.

The survey is intended to help credit unions gain a deeper understanding of industry trends regarding data and digital strategies. With responses from 85 credit unions and questions covering topics ranging from analytics budgets to strategies and timelines, the survey provides a comprehensive look at the state of analytics across credit unions. Looking forward, the survey will be conducted and published semi-annually to help credit unions benchmark and trend industry progress.  

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Topics: Credit Unions, Big Data & Analytics, Digital Transformation

2018 AXFI Conference Announces First Ever Digital Transformation Showcase Competition

Posted by Mark Portz on Jan 22, 2018 12:02:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (January 22, 2018) – The Analytics and Financial Innovation (AXFI) Conference (http://www.axficonference.com/), the premier educational event for financial services professionals serious about analytics and financial innovation, is proud to announce the first ever Digital Transformation Showcase to take place at the 2018 AXFI Conference.

Previously known as the Credit Union Industry Analytics Best Practices Competition, the Digital Transformation Showcase will again provide an opportunity for credit unions to demonstrate their successful practices and compete against their peers before a panel of judges. While the preexisting version of this competition solely regarded analytics best practices, the Digital Transformation Showcase will now highlight impressive credit unions making strides in both analytics and innovation.

The top six (6) credit unions will be selected to present in the Digital Transformation Showcase: three for their analytics work products, and three additional credit unions for their demonstrations of innovation in action. Each finalist will have the opportunity to pitch their work product/innovation in a 15-minute presentation at the 5th Annual Analytics and Financial Innovation Conference in Minneapolis, MN on Tuesday, June 12, 2018.

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Topics: AXFI Conference, Digital Transformation

TDECU Invests in Data Analytics CUSO, OnApproach

Posted by Mark Portz on Jan 11, 2018 12:05:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (January 11, 2018) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce TDECU (asset size: $3.13 Billion, core processor: Fiserv - DNA) of Lake Jackson, TX has invested in OnApproach, a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO). In addition to investing, TDECU had also selected OnApproach as its Big Data/Analytics provider in November 2017.

Courtland Crouchet, SVP – Chief Retail Officer, TDECU, stated, “We are excited to support OnApproach’s vision for advancing the impact of the credit union movement. It is vital for the entire credit union industry to realize the importance of building and executing an effective data strategy. OnApproach makes it possible for all credit unions to collaborate while leveraging the power of their own data, but without the traditionally high costs of analytics, and we are proud to be a part of this mission.”

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Pen Air Federal Credit Union Invests in Data Analytics CUSO, OnApproach

Posted by Mark Portz on Jan 4, 2018 11:02:00 AM

Minneapolis, MN (January 4, 2018) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of Big Data and Analytics for credit unions, is excited to announce Pen Air Federal Credit Union (asset size: $1.39 Billion, core processor: Symitar Episys) of Pensacola, FL has invested in OnApproach, a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO). In addition to investing, Pen Air Federal Credit Union had also selected OnApproach as its Big Data/Analytics provider in October, 2017.

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Topics: Big Data Investment

OnApproach and Best Innovation Group Partner to Provide Educational Podcast Series Focused on Credit Union Analytics Success Stories

Posted by Mark Portz on Dec 19, 2017 12:02:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (December 19, 2017) – OnApproach (http://www.onapproach.com/), the leading provider of big data and analytics solutions for credit unions, is pleased to announce that it has partnered with Best Innovation Group (BIG) to provide a podcast series focused on credit union analytics successes.

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Topics: Podcast, BIGcast

Allied Solutions Advances Analytics for the Credit Union Movement by Partnering with Analytics CUSO, OnApproach

Posted by Mark Portz on Dec 12, 2017 11:12:00 AM

Minneapolis, MN (December 12, 2017) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce it has entered a strategic partnership with Allied Solutions, one of the largest providers of insurance, lending, and marketing products to financial institutions. This strategic partnership will dramatically increase market access to OnApproach’s M360 Platform and make collaborative analytics and digital transformation a reality for the credit union industry.

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Topics: Strategic Partnerships

TDECU Partners with OnApproach to Integrate and Optimize Data

Posted by Mark Portz on Dec 7, 2017 12:05:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (December 7, 2017) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce TDECU (Lake Jackson, TX) is the latest to join the collaborative Credit Union Data Integration and Analytics Platform after signing an agreement to implement the OnApproach M360 Enterprise.

“At TDECU, we delight in providing exceptional service to each of our Members.  And, we believe that exceptional service starts by applying useful insights about each Member to uncover their individual, unique needs.   So, we’re always thrilled to leverage new sources of data and better techniques for transforming data that will help TDECU to guide each Member to the financial solutions best for them.  We find that by starting with deep insights about individual Member needs, we can add the expertise of our employees and access to our wide variety of financial solutions to produce a very powerful, personalized experience for all Members,” stated Courtland Crouchet, SVP - Chief Retail Officer, TDECU.

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Topics: New Client

OnApproach Partners with Argus to Provide Credit Unions a Comprehensive CECL Solution

Posted by Mark Portz on Nov 30, 2017 12:16:10 PM

Minneapolis, MN (November 30, 2017) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce that it has entered into a strategic partnership with Argus, a leading provider of intelligence, decision support solutions, and advisory services to financial institutions across the globe, to improve access to a comprehensive CECL solution for credit unions.

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Topics: Shared Applications, Strategic Partnerships, CECL, CU Analytics Platform

Workers Credit Union Invests in Data Analytics CUSO, OnApproach

Posted by Mark Portz on Nov 16, 2017 1:01:00 PM

Minneapolis, MN (November 16, 2017) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of Big Data and Analytics for credit unions, is excited to announce Workers Credit Union (asset size: $1.59 Billion, core processor: Fiserv – DNA (hosted through COCC – Insight)) of Fitchburg, MA has invested in OnApproach, a Credit Union Service Organization (CUSO). In addition to investing, Workers Credit Union had also selected OnApproach as its Big Data/Analytics provider in June of 2017.

Doug Petersen, CEO, Workers Credit Union, stated, “The industry needs standardized data so we can continue to collaborate on analytics and drive the credit union movement forward. Collaboration has empowered credit unions to grow and improve for years, and OnApproach is harnessing this spirit of working together to put the power of analytics in the hands of credit unions. We are proud to support OnApproach in this mission to empower credit unions with analytics and revolutionize the industry.”

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Topics: Big Data Investment

Information Builders Partners with OnApproach to Empower Credit Unions with Enterprise Analytics

Posted by Mark Portz on Oct 31, 2017 11:03:00 AM

Minneapolis, MN (October 31, 2017) – OnApproach (www.onapproach.com), the leading provider of data/analytics solutions for credit unions, is excited to announce it has entered a strategic partnership with Information Builders, an established leader in business intelligence, data integration, and data quality solutions, to create industry-wide growth for the credit union movement.

“We are very excited to be working with OnApproach to accelerate credit unions in their analytics initiatives and digital transformation efforts. It is imperative for credit unions of all sizes to view member, finance and operations data as a valuable asset. Our platform and accelerators provide credit unions with a wide range of analytics and business intelligence for use by everyone across the entire organization. By partnering with OnApproach, we look forward to making our solutions available to more credit unions and assisting in the transformation of the industry,” stated Jon M. Deutsch, Head of Financial Services, Information Builders.

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Topics: Shared Applications, Strategic Partnerships