Press Releases

  • August 01, 2017: Grameen Koota Appoints M.N. Gopinath as New Chairman View
  • April 27,2017: Microfinance Organization Grameen Koota Receives ISC-FICCI 2017 Sanitation Award  View
  • March 30th, 2017: Grameen Koota gets Rs 250 crore capital from CreditAccess Asia  View
  • February 14th, 2017: Grameen Koota partners with Artoo to develop digital lending model  View
  • October 3rd, 2016: October Month - Marks Breast Awareness TV Program on DD Chandana View
  • June 8th, 2016: June 1, 2016 Grameen Koota lowers rates in some categories effective 1 June View
  • December 9th 2015: Bangalore-based Grameen Koota Gets Top Microfinance India Award 2015 View
  • November 16th 2015: Temenos Provides Grameen Koota with T24 Core Banking Solution Platform View
  • May 17th 2016: IFC plans to invest up to Rs 135 crore in Grameen Koota View
  • December 9th 2015: Bangalore-based Grameen Koota Gets Top Microfinance India Award 2015 View
  • November 16th 2015: Temenos Provides Grameen Koota with T24 Core Banking Solution Platform View
  • October 15th, 2015: Grameen Koota Cuts Interest Rates View
  • September 8th, 2015: Yunus opens headquarters of Grameen Koota in Bangalore View
  • August 27th, 2015: Grameen Koota to Assign Mentors to Individual Borrowers View
  • July 27th, 2015: Grameen Koota Reaches Milestone with 1 Million Microfinance Customers View
  • February 19th, 2015: Grameen Koota to raise Rs 100 crore from existing investors View
  • January 9th, 2015: When Clients Inspire Product Design  View
  • November 15th 2014: Pay for Oxygen, Reclaim Forests View
  • October 17th 2014: Enhancing Lives View
  • October 7th 2014: Self-reliant life measures View
  • September 4th 2014: Reviving Financial Inclusion in the Indian Economy View
  • August 4th 2014: Grameen Kootas ratings moved another notch up View
  • May 6th 2014: Grameen Koota’s portfolio crosses over Rs. 800 Cr and reaches above 5.50 Lac clients View
  • December 27th 2013: Grameen Koota | Awarded the Alpha Minus Social Rating and Truelift Certificaton  View
  • December 27th 2013: Grameen Koota Awarded the Alpha Minus Social Rating and Truelift Certificaton  View
  • December 12th 2013: Grameen Koota among India's five microfinance institutions awarded smart campaign client protection certification  View
  • November 18th 2013: Why Microfinance Institutions Offer Unprofitable Housing Loans  View
  • September 6th 2013: Grameen Koota to focus on its home state as it aims 30% loan growth, to raise another equity funding next year View
  • July 12th 2013: Little drops of water... View
  • July 10th 2013: Rejuvenating Rural India  View
  • July 8th 2013: ICRA upgrades ratings of 3 microfinance institutions Including Grameen Koota  view
  • July 2nd 2013: Samit Ghosh elected as new president of MFIN  View
  • July 1st 2013: ICRA upgrades ratings of 3 microfinance institutions View
  • April 21st 2013: Grameen Koota reports Rs 9.58 crore profit in 2012-2013  View
  • March 26th 2013: Banks lending to MFIs on the rise (Times of India) View
  • March 11th 2013: Grameen Koota raises $10 million USD in its 3rd round of equity funding lead by Creation Investments View
  • March 11th 2013: Lending lives to those who rightfully live (the new Indian Express) View
  • March 6th 2013: Grameen Koota raises Rs 53.20 cr equity fund   View
  • March 6th 2013: Grameen Koota Raise Money  View
  • March 5th 2013: Creation Investments leads $10m Grameen equity financing  view
  • March 5th 2013: Microfinance firm Grameen Koota raises over Rs 53 cr in third round of funding View
  • March 5th 2013: Grameen Koota raises Rs 532mn in its third round of equity funding(India Infoline) View
  • March 5th 2013: Grameen Koota raises over Rs 53.20 cr in its third round of equity funding(businessline) View
  • March 5th 2013: Grameen Koota raises Rs 53.20cr in its thrid round of equity funding (smart investor) View
  • March 5th 2013: Grameen Koota raises Rs 53.20 cr in its third round of equity funding  View
  • March 5th 2013: Grameen Koota raises $10M round led by Creation Investments View
  • Feb 19th 2013: Savings, Loans…and Toilets: Grameen Koota’s Quest to Respond to Customer Demand View
  • Feb 17th, 2013: Launch of Buzz Bus (Kannada Prabha) View
  • Feb 13th 2013: Launch of Buzz Bus (Prajavani) View
  • Feb 9th 2013: Launch of Buzz Bus (Sakshi) View
  • Feb 8th 2013: Launch of Buzz Bus (lots of buzz) View
  • Feb 8th 2013: Launch of Buzz Bus (this week bangalore) View
  • Jan 31st, 2013: PE-backed Grameen Koota in talks to raise over $9mn in next round View
  • Jan 29th, 2013: Grameen Koota raises $4mn Subordinated debt  View
  • Jan 29th, 2013: Grameen Koota receives $4 Mn subordinated debt from Global Consortium BVII BV View
  • Jan 5th, 2013: Skoch Financial Inclusion Award View
  • Jan 9th, 2013: Grameen Koota looks to raise $10mn via Equity route  View
  • Jan9th 2013: Tatva, JSA assist on $10m US social stake for Grameeen microfinance  View
  • Oct 25, 2012: India Microfinance: Participants from 11 countries at MIFOS Summit in Bangalore View
  • Sept 21, 2012: Business Standard: Grameen Koota testing waters to foray into housing microfinance View
  • June 22, 2012: Microfinance Focus: Grameen Koota raises INR 25 crores through Non-Convertible DebenturesView
  • June 21, 2012: ET:Grameen Koota raises Rs 25-crore through NCD route View
  • June 20,2012: Business Line: Grameen Koota raises $5 million in debt funding View
  • November 21, 2011: Eenadu: Awareness on Indoor Air Pollution View
  • February, 24 2011: Syminvest: India: Grameen Koota Raises Rs.35 Crores through Non-Convertible Debentures View
  • December 14, 2009: MicroCapital: Grameen Koota, India-Based Microfinance Institution (MFI), Receives Rs 27.5 Crore ($5.88m) in Equity Capital View
  • December 9, 2009: Microfinance Monitor: Grameen Koota gets Rs 27.5 crore venture funding View
  • August 19, 2009: MFF: Grameen Koota venturing into Water Credit, gets Rs. 1.34 cr View
  • January 7, 2008: PR Web: Unitus Congratulates Partners Bandhan, Grameen Koota, and SKS for Ranking Among Forbes Magazine's Top 50 Microfinance Institutions View
  • December 5, 2007: Biz Technology: Grameen Koota Deploys Mifos From Aditi  View
  • April 11th, 2007: PR Web: Unitus Microfinance Partner Grameen Koota Improves the Lives of 100,000 of India's Working Poor  View
  • October 29th 2005: Encourage entrepreneurship spirit among women View
  • Grameen Koota raises $10 million USD (or 532 million INR) in its 3rdround of equity funding lead by Creation Investments
  • Grameen Koota raises $10 million USD (or 532 million INR) in its 3rdround of equity funding lead by Creation Investments