THE INSTITUTION'S SCORE
Capital works as a buffer against losses and as protection for members when a credit union is experiencing financial trouble. Therefore, when it comes to measuring an an institution's financial strength, capital is important. From a safety and soundness perspective, the higher the capital, the better.
On our test to measure capital adequacy, SAINT NORBERT'S racked up 30 out of a possible 30 points, beating out the national average of 15.65.
SAINT NORBERT'S had a capitalization ratio of 30.00 percent in our test, above the average for all credit unions, a sign that it's more well prepared for financial trouble than its peers.