ONTARIO, Calif. (8/6/10)--CU Direct Corp. and Lending Insights, a provider of analytical tools and business intelligence solutions, announced that Lending 360 will be the flagship brand for a new advanced loan origination system, which will provide credit unions with a single platform to support loan application processing activity. CU Direct Corp. is a parent company of CUDL, an indirect auto lender for credit unions. Lending 360 is in beta testing and slated for release early next year. With the new system, credit unions can support loan products including business, personal, auto and mortgage loans. The system aims to bring next-generation loan origination and direct loan solutions to the credit union market, the companies said in a release. The product also leverages CUDL’s Decision Manager, and a new customizable workflow engine that has cross-selling capabilities to help credit unions close more member loans.