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Noticias de nuestros miembro

The European Investment Fund and Bpifrance have signed on February 1st a guarantee agreement – the first in France supported under the new Cultural and Creative Sectors Guarantee Facility from the EU’s Creative Europe programme.

The European Union’s support allows Bpifrance to create a new financing product (Prêt Industries Créatives) which will target a portfolio of EUR 30 million of loans to companies over the next two years. More than 200 SMEs in the cultural and creative sectors (including film, theatre, video game production, music and performance, and editorial sectors) are expected to access this new programme which will be available in June this year. Read more

Innovative entrepreneurs have received loans in the amount of PLN 457 m thanks to guarantees granted by Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (Poland). In the last year innovative entrepreneurs could receive free guarantees offered by BGK. More than PLN 250 m from the Guarantee Fund has enabled companies to raise financing from commercial banks in the amount of  PLN 457 m. PLN 250 m funding came from the  (untapped) funds from Innovative Economy Operational Programme. Read more

The European Investment Fund (EIF) and the National Guarantee Fund EAD (NGF) have signed an agreement that will release an additional EUR 40 million for Bulgarian small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) under the European Commission’s COSME programme. This transaction benefits from the support of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe. Read more

More than a year after the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) was set up, Bpifrance applauds the initial results of the Investment Plan for Europe (IPE), as regards the SME window in particular. Read more

The European Investment Fund (EIF), Artigiancredito Toscano (ACT) and five guaranteeing institutions (‘confidis’), have signed an umbrella agreement in Italy under the European Commission’s COSME programme. This transaction benefits from the support of the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI), the heart of the Investment Plan for Europe.  Read more



Nuestros eventos selecionados

12 July 2017

Macro-regional conference on EAFRD financial instruments for agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020

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28/29  September 2017

16th International Conference on Credit Risk Evaluation Designed for Institutional Targeting in finance.

The co-sponsors of the Conference are GRETA Associati (Venice, Italy), the European Investment Fund (Luxembourg) and Intesa Sanpaolo (Milan, Italy). The Conference is organised under the auspices of the Department of Economics of the University Ca’ Foscari of Venice, ABI – Italian Banking Association and European Investment Bank.

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11/12 October 2017
1st Agri Innovation Summit in Lisbon

The 1st edition of the Agri Innovation Summit, a European event to foster innovation and digitisation in agriculture and rural areas, will be held in Lisbon, Portugal, in October 2017. This is a joint initiative of a Portuguese consortium, the Portuguese Government, the EIP-Agri network and the European Network for Rural Development. 

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2/3 November 2017

Global SME Finance Forum in Berlin

The two-day event comprising of senior executives from commercial banks, development finance institutions, fintech companies, as well as regulators will focus on balancing SME growth and security.

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22-24 November 2017

SME Assembly Estonia

The 2017 SME Assembly will take place in Tallinn, as the flagship event of the European SME Week

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La AECM cuenta con 41 organizaciones miembros activos en 21 Estados miembros de la UE, en Bosnia y Herzegovina, Kirghizistan, Rusia y en Turquía.

Sus miembros son sociedades de garantía recíproca, otras sociedades privadas de garantía e instituciones públicas, tales como fondos de garantía y bancos de desarrollo con una división de garantía.

Tienen el objetivo común de otorgar garantías al crédito en beneficio de PYME que, aun disfrutando de una situación económica saneada, no cuentan con los avales necesarios para que los bancos les concedan financiación.

En 2013, las organizaciones miembros de la AECM disponían de un volumen total de garantías en cartera de más que 76.000 millones de euros y concedieron nuevas garantías por un total de más que 25.000 millones de euros.

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    Como se anunció durante la conferencia anual en Madrid, nuestra próxima sesión de formación operativa se tendrá los días 5 y 6 de octubre en Atenas, Grecia. Estaremos hospedados por nuestro miembro griego ETEAN y hablaremos de “Garantías Individuales contra Garantias de Portfolio”. Las sesiones de formacion operativa de la AECM están reservadas para los miembros […]

  • Open letter from the Secretary General to the members of the General Assembly of AECM

    Dear all, Since many of you enjoyed a holiday yesterday, I trust that you had a safe trip back home and enjoyed this long weekend cherishing the memories of our great time in Spain. I received so much positive feedback and therefore, I would like to underline that also this year’s success of our annual […]

  • The Facts and Figures 2016 is out!

    Every year AECM produces a Facts and Figures  publication,  presenting data on guarantee activity of the members of the association and a statistical analysis. The publication is created by Marc Basel, our Senior Financial Expert, with the support of all the members who give their data, and of Jean-Louis Leloir, Special Adviser to the Board, […]