The Savings Banks Foundation for International Cooperation (SBFIC) has been explicitly commissioned by the Federal Ministry to support the development and implementation of high-quality training and consultancy service for financial institutions in the Armenian financial sector.
On February 19-22, 2018 UCORA’s Chairman Luiza Igraryan and Manager of Programs Lena Mamikonyan participated in The Social Performance Task Force (SPTF) Annual Meeting, which was held in Mahaballipuram, India.
On February 13, 2018 the forth international conference on financial literacy and financial inclusion was held in Moscow, Russian Federation. The title of this year’s conference was “New Opportunities and Risks for Financial Consumers.”
On November 29-December 1, 2017 the 16th national conference on microfinance and financial inclusion was held in St. Petersburg, Russian Federation. The title of this year’s conference was “Microfinance in Russia: Searching for Sustainable Solutions.”
The Union of Credit Organizations of RA organized a two-day training on the Consumer Loan Default Risk Modeling topic for the employees of UCORA member credit organizations. The training was conducted by the manager of programs of UCORA Lena Mamikonyan.
The Union of Credit Organizations of RA organized a two-day training on the Models of Point (Deterministic) Forecasting topic for the employees from analysis department of UCORA member credit organizations.
On 7 April 2017, the General annual meeting of Union of Credit Organizations of RA (UCORA) took place at “Imperium Plaza” business center. Beside the member credit organizations of UCORA, among the invitees were representatives from non-member credit organizations, Office of the Financial System Mediator, Union of Banks of Armenia, other partner organizations.
On February 16, 2017 the third international conference on financial literacy and financial inclusion was held in Moscow, Russian Federation. The title of this year’s conference was “How to Improve Consumer Confidence in the Financial Market?”
The Union of Credit Organizations of RA in collaboration with the Savings Bank Foundation for International Cooperation carried out a four-day seminar on preventing overindebtedness on the basis of financial analysis for the loan specialists and supervisors of UCORA member credit organizations.
"My finance month 2016" program this year took place during April 1st to 30th. The Central Bank of RA organized a number of events which were aimed to increase the financial information of different groups of society.
The Union of Credit Organizations of Armenia in conjunction with USAID FED projects and the "EV Consulting" company organized a training on loan officers for SME Lending which held on May 25 to June 12 in the three regions of Armenia (Yerevan, Vanadzor, Ararat).
USAID Finance for Economic Development (FED) Program jointly with the World Bank, the RA Ministry of Justice, the Central Bank, the Unions of Banks and Credit Organizations organize a conference about "The introduction of secured transactions' system in the Republic of Armenia" which will take place at Marriott hotel, "Tigran Mets" hall on 3rd of April.
UCORA and USAID FED program jointly organize the presentation and discussion of legislative packages about "The introduction of an electronic register of secured transactions system and personal property" which are adopted by National Assembly and will come into effect started from October, 2015.