December 11, 2018
PRESS RELEASE – For Immediate Release
LINO LAKES, MN – Sharetec System, core technology made simple, announces Community & Workers of Jamaica Co-operative Credit Union (C&WJ) converts to Sharetec Core Banking System with outstanding results.
Joyce West-Johnson, COO of the credit union, comments, “The Sharetec team has been great partners in making this a reality for us! With the new technology available, the possibilities are endless!”
C&WJ will offer their growing membership improved efficiencies through technology and ease of access to a variety of services and products they didn’t have before. Members can now do business from the comfort of their homes and apply for membership online. Additionally, C&WJ has launched their mobile apps and new online, value-added services including loan applications, external fund transfers to other financial institutions, internal fund transfers between accounts at the credit union, and bill payments.
Pete Smith, President of C&WJ, comments, “This is a proud moment for us. We are infused with the passion for meeting the needs of our members and their families in communities across Jamaica and our diversified products and services make this possible. We have products specially tailored for each stage and phase of the lives of our members.”
Carlton Barclay, CEO of C&WJ, also adds, “Our core banking conversion to Sharetec was seamless and will help us achieve our goal of focusing on building and strengthening relationships with members, which is central to C&WJ’s ethos. The Sharetec team was easy to work with and they understood our needs and desire to create efficiency and ensure ease of access for our valued members. The new banking platform facilitates the diversity in product and service offering that C&WJ offers to our members. We couldn’t be more delighted.
Matt Isger, Regional Director for Sharetec, comments, “Working with C&WJ’s team has been a great pleasure for the Sharetec family. We are excited to have them on board and know this new partnership will continue to grow resulting in great accomplishments. We are looking forward to watching even more success come to C&WJ.
About Community & Workers of Jamaica Co-operative Credit Union
As the largest credit union in Jamaica, C&WJ has over $96 million (USD) in assets and more than 87,000 members. C&WJ has been serving members of Jamaica and the Diaspora for more than 50 years and has 22 full-service branch locations.
Sharetec, the fastest-growing core provider in the Caribbean, delivers a return on investment (ROI), builds income streams and lowers operating expenses for over 280 credit unions. Since its establishment in 1993, Sharetec has grown steadily, welcoming over 50 new credit union clients in the past 3 years.
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