Publication - Progress report

Scotland's Credit Unions: Investing in Our Future

Published: 10 Feb 2016
Part of:
Communities and third sector
ISBN:
9781786520043

Report of the Credit Union Working Group. Review of their work and recommendations to make Scotland an enabling environment for credit unions.

Scotland's Credit Unions: Investing in Our Future
References

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