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AECM, European Association of Guarantee Institutions

AECM upcoming events

05 – 06 November 2020
AECM Annual Event

18 November 2020
AECM WG Agriculture

Virtual (AECM members only)

26 – 29 May 2021
AECM Annual Event
Vienna, Austria

June 2022
AECM Annual Event
Dubrovnik, Croatia

Selected events

21 – 22 October 2020

26 – 28 October 2020
Global SME Finance Forum

16 – 17 November 2020
SME Assembly 2020

19 November 2020
IFC conference on Credit Guarantees

03 December 2020
EMGN Annual Conference


AECM has currently 48 member organizations operating in 30 EU countries, Azerbaijan, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Kosovo, 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 2018, AECM member organizations had a total guarantee volume in portfolio of 125.1 bn. EUR, issued a total volume of over  45.3 bn. EUR of new guarantees and supported 3.1 million SMEs.

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