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26 Nov, 2013, 10:00 GMT Oikocredit to Further Increase Agricultural Investments

Social investor and worldwide cooperative, Oikocredit, will increase investments in the agricultural sector in the next three years as part of its...


14 Jun, 2013, 10:00 BST Oikocredit Committed to Client Welfare

Social investor and worldwide cooperative, Oikocredit, today released its social performance results for 2012 at the annual general meeting in...


11 Mar, 2013, 10:00 GMT A Positive Year of Financial and Social Results for Oikocredit

For the full year ended 31 December 2012, social investor and worldwide cooperative, Oikocredit, recorded another positive year of social and...


11 Mar, 2013, 10:00 GMT A Positive Year of Financial and Social Results for Oikocredit

For the full year ended 31 December 2012, social investor and worldwide cooperative, Oikocredit, recorded another positive year of social and...


17 Dec, 2012, 09:00 GMT David Woods to Begin as Managing Director Oikocredit

Social investor and worldwide cooperative, Oikocredit, will welcome Mr David Woods as its new managing director from 1 January 2013. (Photo:...


15 Jun, 2012, 10:00 BST Oikocredit Releases 2011 Social Performance Report of 500 Microfinance Institutions

The Full Picture: 500 MFIs Report Social Data for 2011 Close to 500 microfinance institutions around the world have reported social performance data...


15 Jun, 2012, 10:00 BST Oikocredit Releases 2011 Social Performance Report of 500 Microfinance Institutions

The Full Picture: 500 MFIs Report Social Data for 2011 Close to 500 microfinance institutions around the world have reported social performance data...


13 Mar, 2012, 11:00 GMT 2011 Figures: Oikocredit Shows its Strength in Diversity

Oikocredit has concluded another year of solid return for its investors and partners, demonstrating its strength in a diverse portfolio. 2011 proved...


30 Jun, 2011, 10:00 BST Rosalind Copisarow Starts as Oikocredit Managing Director

Rosalind Copisarow is taking the reins as Oikocredit's new managing director, officially assuming responsibilities from Tor G. Gull tomorrow. (Photo: ...


16 Jun, 2011, 10:00 BST Oikocredit: Access to Credit Empowers 28 Million Borrowers

- Oikocredit Presents Social Performance Report 2010 The social results of microfinance should be as fundamental to the sector's growth as financial...


02 Mar, 2011, 09:11 GMT 2010 Figures: Oikocredit Sharpens Financial and Social Return in 2010

In 2010, concerns have accompanied successes in the development finance sector. For Oikocredit - one of the world's largest private microfinance...