AECM, European Association of Guarantee Institutions

AECM upcoming events

14/15 November 2018

AECM Operational Training Session: State Aid
Brussels, Belgium

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Selected events

25-26 October 2018

XXIII Foro Iberoamericano in Porto (Portugal) organized by SPGM and REGAR

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5-7 November 2018

Global SME Finance Forum in Madrid (Spain)

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19-21 November 2018

SME Assembly in Graz (Austria)

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28-29 November 2018

Investment, Technological Transformation and Skills 

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AECM has currently 47 member organizations operating in 28 EU countries, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Serbia, Russia and Turkey. Its members are mutual, private sector guarantee schemes as well as public institutions, which are either guarantee funds or Development banks with a guarantee division. They all have in common the mission of providing loan guarantees for SMEs who have an economically sound project but cannot provide sufficient bankable collateral. In 2017, AECM member organizations had a total guarantee volume in portfolio of 125.6 bn. EUR and issued a total volume of over  74.2 bn. EUR of new guarantees.


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  • Our all new Facts and Figures 2017 is out and you can download it, together with the 6 monthly Scoreboard for the […]

  • We are proud to announce that on 14 June 2018, during the General Assembly in Warsaw, the AECM members elected the new […]

  • Registration is open for this year’s edition of the AECM Annual Event, comprising the meeting of the General Assembly, the Annual Seminar […]