Tuesday October 2017 Social investor Oikocredit has exited Peruvian microfinance institution Financiera Confianza for an undisclosed amount. full story
Wednesday September 2017 Amersfoort, the Netherlands. Social investor Oikocredit today announced that Laura Pool is to become its chief risk officer with effect from 18 December. She will head Oikocredit’s risk department and join the managing board. full story
Tuesday June 2017 Our Social and Environmental Performance Report reflects our dedication to improving lives and protecting the planet. full story
Tuesday June 2017 Social impact investor Oikocredit’s latest Social and Environmental Performance Report shows 84 per cent of those reached were women full story
Thursday June 2017 Oikocredit brought 150 people from 33 countries to Ghana for its annual general meeting and financial inclusion conference full story
Executive summary: Do rural microcredit borrowers fare better in reducing poverty than urban borrowers?
Tuesday May 2017 An executive summary of the discussion paper Do rural microcredit borrowers fare better in reducing poverty than urban borrowers? full story
Monday April 2017 Our annual report gives you a comprehensive update on our developments and achievements in 2016. full story
Monday April 2017 This report provides information about Oikocredit's term investment portfolio, the portion of total assets which are invested in liquid, conservatively-invested funds used to redeem share capital and to provide for Oikocredit’s operating funds. full story
Wednesday March 2017 Amersfoort, the Netherlands – Today social investor and worldwide cooperative Oikocredit published its financial results for 2016, revealing a development financing portfolio of €1,047.2 million, up 16% on 2015. full story
Discussion paper: Do rural microcredit borrowers fare better in reducing poverty than urban borrowers?
Tuesday February 2017 The effects of microfinance on the poverty of rural and urban borrowers using panel data are sparsely researched. This paper uses client-level balanced and unbalanced panel data from three Asian ... full story