Press Releases

Press Releases

  • ECOBANK and ACCION Launch Microfinance Operations in Ghana

    April 01, 2008

    ECOBANK and ACCION Launch Microfinance Operations in Ghana ACCRA, Ghana, April 1, 2008 – EB-ACCION Savings & Loans, a microfinance bank... Read more »

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  • ACCION Names Cathy Quense Chief Deputy and Chief Administrative Officer

    March 04, 2008

     Microfinance Pioneer Creates New Position to Facilitate Global Growth; Names Former CFO to Role  Boston, Mass., March 4, 2008 –... Read more »

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  • ACCION Investments in Microfinance Supports Launch of Bancovelo, Honduras's Leading Commercial Microfinance Bank

    March 03, 2008

    Boston, Mass., March 3, 2008 — ACCION® International, a pioneer and leader in global microfinance, today saluted the successful launch of Banco... Read more »

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  • ACCION Named One of CREDO Mobile’s Charities of Choice

    January 24, 2008

    Microfinance Leader Chosen to Receive Donations in 2008Boston, Mass., January 14, 2008 – ACCION International, a pioneer and leader in microfinance,... Read more »

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  • Credit Suisse and ACCION to Sponsor “Microfinance Cracking the Capital Markets III” Conference

    December 28, 2007

    Bankers, Scholars and Investors Explore Microfinance as Evolving Asset Class in Industry’s Premier Annual Gathering, March 10-11 in New... Read more »

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  • ACCION Releases ‘Model for Social Change’

    December 17, 2007

     Microfinance Organization Broadens Social MissionAs It Outlines New Strategic PlanBoston, Mass., December 17, 2007 – ACCION International, a... Read more »

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  • ACCION Extolled for Social Entrepreneurship

    December 06, 2007

    Microfinance Leader Wins Fast Company/Monitor Group Social Capitalist Award for Fifth Consecutive YearBOSTON, December 6, 2007 – ACCION®... Read more »

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  • ACCION Debuts New Film about Microfinance

    November 26, 2007

    ‘Voices from the Field’ Profiles Lives of Poor Microentrepreneurs on Three ContinentsBoston, Mass., November 26, 2007 – ACCION International... Read more »

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  • UPS Awards Centennial Grant to ACCION for Work in Microfinance

    November 19, 2007

    Boston, Mass., November 19, 2007 -- ACCION® International, a pioneer and leader in microfinance, today announced that it has received a $400,000... Read more »

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  • ACCION Backs Microfinance Equity Funds in India and Africa

    November 13, 2007

    ACCION Gateway Microfinance Investment Vehicles FundInvests in Lok Capital and AfriCap Boston, MA, November 13, 2007 – ACCION®... Read more »

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