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
Tuesday February 2017 Amersfoort – the Netherlands. Social investor Oikocredit today announced that it will welcome Thos Gieskes as its new managing director as of April 2017. full story
Monday February 2017 Nairobi, Kenya — Oikocredit and eight other Members of the Council on Smallholder Agricultural Finance (CSAF) announced at their regional meeting that they have formally adopted a set of jointly developed environmental, social, and governance (ESG) principles. full story
Thursday November 2016 The capital increase more than doubles the social investor’s equity stake in this leading Latin American microfinance institution. full story
Thursday November 2016 A new USAID facility of up to US $ 24 million will guarantee Oikocredit loans to smallholder farmers in cashew, fruit and cereal value chains. full story