RSM Ireland

Credit Union

Preparing for Tomorrow

The Credit Union sector in Ireland is facing a changing economic and regulatory landscape.

Our dedicated team has identified the following six strategic challenges that will continue to impact the performance of Credit Unions throughout the country:

  • Consolidation activity within the sector;
  • Regulatory landscape;
  • Corporate governance;
  • People strategy and organisational structure;
  • IT investment;
  • Attracting new members.


RSM has developed a set of proven strategic and tactical solutions aimed at assisting Credit Unions through these challenges. Our core solutions include:

  • Co-sourced or outsourced risk based internal audit;
  • Strategic reviews;
  • Due diligence;
  • Corporate Governance workshops;
  • Talent recruitment and development;
  • Information and Communications Technology systems assessment;
  • Process evaluation and definition;
  • Marketing strategies;
  • External audit;
  • Loan book reviews, investment reviews and fixed asset impairment reviews;
  • Debt management mediation services.


Contact us to find out more information.

The future of risk management in the financial services sector

29 January 2019
The role of risk management within a business has undergone dramatic changes in recent years. Today, risk management is seen by many as a key enabler of growth and profitability whilst it is also considered a tool for value addition in forms of assurer, assessor and advisor.

RSM Ireland supporting the Irish Credit Union sector

29 January 2019
The credit union sector in Ireland holds a special place in the nation’s psyche. It’s service offerings, whilst increasingly sophisticated and diverse, remain accessible and relevant to its membership.

Do you know what data your Credit Union holds?

29 January 2018
Board members and the management of Credit Unions can often underestimate the volume of member data that they hold. This may mean understanding the potential impact of the imminent General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). We take a look at some of the sources and locations of data that can be forgotten about in our latest flyer.