Iemas celebrates International Day of Co-operatives

Iemas celebrates International Day of Co-operatives

International Day of Co-operatives is an initiative by the International Co-operative Alliance (ICA), an international network that unites, represents and serves co-operatives worldwide. Founded in 1895, the organisation represents around 3 million co-operatives globally and provides a platform for sharing knowledge, expertise and co-ordinated action for co-operatives. Every year for the past 96 years, the ICA has celebrated International Day …

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The ‘ins’ and ‘outs’ of a financial services co-operative

The term ‘co-operative’ is no foreign concept, however very few people, even in the business sector, are familiar with this unique business model. Johan Nel, CEO of Iemas Financial Services (Co-operative) Limited, answers a few questions to explain the ‘ins’ and ‘outs’ of what it means to be a co-operative. Iemas Financial Services is South Africa’s largest financial services co-operative …

Iemas cares about our surrounding communities

Iemas cares about our surrounding communities

Iemas Financial Services (Co-operative) Limited offers a comprehensive range of affordable financial products and services across South Africa. The co-operative, which is now in its 80th year of operation, recognises that it functions within wider communities and that it is important to provide an opportunity for employees to partake in corporate social responsibility initiatives (CSR). Johan Nel, Iemas CEO says …