Oikocredit is a worldwide financial cooperative that promotes global justice by empowering disadvantaged people with credit.
Our global membership and spirit of voluntarism sets us apart as a social investment fund. For over 35 years, Oikocredit has enabled socially conscious investors – both individuals and institutions – to invest easily in microfinance institutions, trade cooperatives, fair trade organizations, and small-to-medium sized enterprises, making a difference in the lives of the poor and disenfranchised around the world.
Active Commitment & Patient Capital
The active commitment of our members motivates us to provide long-term, patient investment capital to our partners and strengthen their capacity to reach poor and low-income communities in emerging economies around the world. We believe in people-powered solutions to the challenges brought on by poverty.