History of co-operation in Ireland

History of co-operation in Ireland

Paul and Nick attended a lecture at the Irish World Heritage Centre in Manchester on 19 Feb, where Dr Patrick Doyle, Hallsworth Research Fellow at Manchester University, told the story of the emergence of co-operation in Ireland in the nineteenth century and its...
Building credit union international links

Building credit union international links

We were particularly pleased that at our January conference we were able to host guests from two Romanian credit unions (casas de ajutor reciproc, or CAR). The conference was a ‘multiplier event’ for an Erasmus+ project called Fincare, in which credit...
Research in the credit union sector

Research in the credit union sector

Nick was delighted to attend the ABCUL East Midlands Forum meeting on 6th February in Leicester, to talk about research for credit unions. Nick explained that CFCFE’s partner, the Research Unit for Financial Inclusion (RUFI) at Liverpool John Moores University,...
Conference completed!

Conference completed!

Our first member general conference on 18th January went really well, judging by feedback from attendees on the day. We were delighted to host 100 attendees from dozens of credit unions, several trade associations, regulatory bodies and two universities, England,...