AECM, European Association of Guarantee Institutions

AECM upcoming events

3/4 May 2018

AECM Operational Training Session: The pricing of Guarantees”
Sofia, Bulgaria

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13/16 June 2018

AECM Annual Event
Warsaw, Poland

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Selected events

5-6 June 2018 

Fourth annual EU conference on EAFRD financial instruments for agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020 in Sofia
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25- 26 October 2018

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



AECM has 42 member organizations operating in 26 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 2013, AECM member organizations had a total guarantee volume in portfolio of over 76 bn. EUR and issued a total volume of over 25 bn. EUR of new guarantees (provisional figures).


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The AECM members 


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

  • Our new Statistical Scoreboard is out, with the figures from the AECM members for the 1 Semester 2017. Find it in our […]

  • AECM will hold its next Operational Training Session in Sofia, Bulgaria, on 3 and 4 May 2018: the theme of discussion will […]