AECM, Association Européenne du Cautionnement
Actualités des membres
Our Spanish member CESGAR has launched a new unified portal for all the mutual guarantee institutions in Spain, find out more about « Con Aval Sí ».
30 giugno 2016
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
13 marzo 2017
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
9 marzo 2017
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
31 agosto 2017
The European Investment Fund (EIF) and our Member Bank Gospodarstwa Krajowego (BGK) are doubling the size of their loans to Polish SMEs from PLN 1 billion to PLN 2 billion (ca. €500 million). The loans are expected to reach close to 10 600 small businesses and entrepreneurs across Poland. The agreement comes under the COSME programme, the European Commission’s programme for small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and it is made possible by the support of the Investment Plan for Europe, or so-called « Juncker Plan ». Read more
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.
9 November 2017
Public Hearing EESC in Sofia
Public Hearing of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on « Improving the effectiveness of EU policies for SMEs » will take place in Sofia, Bulgaria.
13-17 November 2017
30th ACSIC Conference
The 30th ACSIC Conference will take place at Grand Hyatt Taipei from November 13 to 17.
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.
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
29 November 2017
Public Hearing EESC in Budapest
Public Hearing of the European Economic and Social Committee (EESC) on « Improving the effectiveness of EU policies for SMEs » will take place in Budapest, Hungary.
22-23 February 2018
OECD Ministerial Conference on SMEs in Mexico
The Ministerial Conference on Small and Medium-Sized Enterprises (SMEs) will offer a crucial platform for addressing how governments can provide SMEs with the right conditions to maximise their contributions to productivity growth and social inclusion.
5-6 June 2018
Fourth annual EU conference on EAFRD financial instruments for agriculture and rural development in 2014-2020 in Sofia
18- 19 October 2018
XXIII Foro Iberoamericano in Porto (Portugal) organized by SPGM and REGAR
L’AECM compte 42 organisations membres actifs pour 26 Etats membres de l’EU, ainsi qu’en Bosnie – Herzégovine, Serbie, Russie et Turquie. Ses membres sont soit des sociétés de cautionnement mutuel, soit d’autres sociétés de cautionnement du secteur privé ou des institutions publiques.
Elles ont en commun l’objectif d’octroyer des garanties de crédit au profit de PME dont la situation économique est ,saine, mais ne disposant pas des sûretés nécessaires aux banques pour accéder au crédit.
En 2013, les organisations membres de l’AECM disposaient d’un volume total de garanties en portefeuille de plus de € 76 milliards EUR et ont concédé un montant total de plus de 25 milliards EUR de cautions.