Peter Hunt

Leading advocate for the mutual and cooperative sector, Mutuo, has this week launched new policy proposals to help make business work in the interests of ordinary citizens. The launch of the report The People’s Business: Framing the Progressive Narrative: A Mutual and Cooperative Approach to the Economy and Society took place at the Foundation for European Progressive Studies (FEPS) office,...

UK parliamentary legislation is proposing an alternative shareholder structure for cooperatives to give greater access to funding.

The Mutuals’ Redeemable Shares Bill will allow individuals and institutions the option to invest in a mutual through redeemable shares without compromising its mutual status. Currently, industrial and provident societies can only accept individual...

During the recent ICMIF Biennial Conference Peter Hunt, CEO of Mutuo, raised the issue of how mutuals and cooperatives lobby and influence regulators and policymakers in their countries. Mutuo works to promote all types of mutuals and cooperatives in the UK and aims to influence government, provide thought leadership to the sector and help to develop new mutuals and cooperatives to expand and...