THE INSTITUTION'S SCORE
Capital acts as a buffer against losses and provides protection for members during times of financial instability for the credit union. Therefore, a credit union's level of capital is an essential measurement of its financial fortitude. From a safety and soundness perspective, the higher the capital, the better.
GREATER NEVADA received a score of 10 out of a possible 30 points on our test to measure capital adequacy, falling short of the national average of 15.65.
GREATER NEVADA had a capitalization ratio of 10.00 percent in our test, lower than the average for all credit unions, suggesting that it's on less solid financial footing than its peers.