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Access to capital is a mutual objective

Access to capital is a mutual objective

By on March 17, 2017 in Editor's Pick with 0 Comments

The BCCM reports strong progress on advocating for key reforms to the Corporations Act to allow Australian mutuals to raise working capital to fund growth and development. On 9 March 2017 the BCCM held a roundtable with Martin Stewart, Director of Banks, Building Societies and Credit Unions at the Bank of England’s Prudential Regulation Authority. […]




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New capital investment fund launched for CMEs

New capital investment fund launched for CMEs

By on October 30, 2016 in Editor's Pick, News with 0 Comments

Earlier this month, at the Quebec International Summit of Cooperatives, mutuals ability to raise finance and the impact of regulation in the wake of the financial crisis. Mutual banks across the world argue regulators failed to take mutuals into account when drawing up new rules. In light of this, Mutuo, the UK’s peak body for co-operative and mutual enterprises […]




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ICA report surveys co-op capital

ICA report surveys co-op capital

By on March 16, 2015 in Editor's Pick, News with 0 Comments

A new report commissioned by the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA) examines all the debt and equity instruments used to finance the assets and operations of co-operatives. Securing co-operative capital while guaranteeing member control is one of the five themes of the Alliance’s Blueprint for a Co-operative Decade. The report, authored by Michael Andrews, looks at […]




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