Excellence in action research

A vision to make a significant contribution to the sustainability and vibrancy of community finance in Europe.

Through high-quality, accurate and accessible action research and advice.

For and with community finance providers, including credit unions, co-operative banks, building societies, community development finance institutions, social enterprises and other mutuals.

Based in co-operative and credit union values.


Auf Wiedersehen, Ed

Auf Wiedersehen, Ed

We are sad to say goodbye to Ed Mayo, who steps down from our Advisory Board on Friday. Ed is focusing on his new role as CEO at the charity Pilotlight. Ed has been a hugely valued friend to and supporter of CFCFE from its inception in 2017; he has been a member of...

In partnership with

The Centre for Community Finance Europe works in collaboration with the Research Unit for Financial Inclusion at Liverpool John Moores University.