Ecology accelerates its mission to build a greener society through raising of additional capital

The Society has secured £3m of investment through an issue of Core Capital Deferred Shares (CCDS), which will enable us to further grow our sustainable lending, invest in ...

18 September 2020 Read more

Ecology joins coalition to report the impact of our lending on carbon emissions

We’ve signed up to the Partnership for Carbon Accounting Financials (PCAF) coalition in the UK in order to report the impact of our lending on carbon emissions. PCAF is an ...

17 September 2020 Read more

Update to our phone service hours

Our telephone lines are currently open Monday to Friday (except bank holidays) between 10am and 4pm. Like many organisations the ongoing situation relating to Covid-19 means that ...

22 September 2020 Read more

Where the wild things grow

Thanks to the hard work of ‘Those Plant People’, Ecology’s permaculture garden is a haven for wildlife and a productive food-growing space for colleagues. Here, ...

10 August 2020 Read more

Opening lenders’ doors to community-led housing

A new report from Community Led Homes explores how to encourage more banks and building societies to get behind the community-led housing sector after finding a lack of awareness ...

28 July 2020 Read more

Our shared ownership mortgages are highly commended

We’ve been recognised in this year’s What Mortgage awards.  We’re ‘highly commended’ for our shared ownership mortgages. The What Mortgage awards are voted for by the ...

15 July 2020 Read more

Paul Ellis responds to the Chancellor’s Summer Economic Update

In his Summer Update Rt Hon Rishi Sunak MP, Chancellor of the Exchequer, confirmed widely anticipated plans to spend £2bn on energy-saving home improvements as part of a funding ...

8 July 2020 Read more

New Executive appointment for Ecology

We’ve appointed Sarah Kemp to our Executive Team in the newly created role of Head of Risk and Compliance. Sarah is leading the continued development of our risk management and ...

25 June 2020 Read more