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We welcome media inquiries and speaking engagements. Please contact First West's media relations team at the info below, or email

Josh Juhlke, Manager, Media Relations
TEL: 604-539-7360


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First West Annual Report 2016

First West Annual Report 2015

Facts at a glance

media releases

March 8, 2019

LANGLEY, B.C. (March 8, 2019) - Two First West Credit Union female leaders were recognized on BCBusiness’ fifth annual B.C.’s Most Influential Women list, which honoured dozens of women making a difference in the finance industry. Launi Skinner, CEO of First West...

February 26, 2019

LANGLEY, B.C. (February 25, 2019) — Four directors – including two new to the board – have been declared elected by acclamation to the First West Credit Union board of directors and will begin three-year terms on May 14, 2019.

Four seats were available...

December 18, 2018

LANGLEY, B.C. – On Nov. 19, 2018, DBRS Limited (DBRS) has assigned a Long-Term Issuer Rating of BBB (high) with a stable trend to First West Credit Union. First West’s short-term ratings were confirmed by...

November 30, 2018

LANGLEY, B.C. (Nov. 30, 2018) — First West Credit Union has placed 60 Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) in each of their locations across B.C. in effort to make their community safer in case of a cardiac emergency.

Through the summer and fall of...

October 30, 2018

LANGLEY, BC - (October 30, 2018) - First West Credit Union and FICANEX® are pleased to announce the roll-out of SendGlobal, an international money transfer mobile application that provides a convenient and secure way for customers to send money to family and...