Oikocredit’s multi-regional, co-operative structure extends from our international office in Amersfoort, the Netherlands to many countries around the globe.
Where We Are
Capital Raising Activities (inflow)
We focus our inflow capital-raising operations and offices primarily around Europe. Local investors, members and support associations are supported by central investor relations, legal, compliance and finance departments based at Oikocredit International, Amersfoort, the Netherlands.
Across the capital-raising operations we have over 50,000 investors holding investments of over €1 billion (our development finance portfolio). The net capital raised per annum is c. €100 million. By volume, our investor base predominantly comprises individuals (retail and HNWi). By value, our investor base predominantly comprises c. 6000 institutional investors, including our c. 575 shareholder-members of the Oikocredit co-operative.
Capital Placement Activities (outflow)
Our local and regional offices place our investors' capital to impact communities in Africa, Asia and Latin America. These local teams are supported by central risk, equity, credit, agriculture, renewable energy, finance, legal, capacity-building and social performance teams based at Oikocredit International, the Netherlands.
These outflow offices are focused on finding, selecting and managing investments and capacity-building projects with around 700 social enterprise partners. They are staffed by local financial and impact experts who work with partners to research and monitor the projects and people who benefit from our financial and technical support.