AECM, European Association of Guarantee Institutions

AECM upcoming events

9/10 May 2019

AECM Operational Training Session: Digitalization
Riga, Latvia

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13/16 June 2019
AECM Annual Event 
Antwerp, Belgium



Selected events

20/21 June 2019 
Innovative Enterprise 2019

26/27 September 2019
REGAR XXIV Forum of Guarantee Institutions
Fox de Iguazu, Brasil

7/9 October 2019 
Global SME Finance Forum 
Amsterdam, The Netherlands

10 October 2019
Bpifrance Inno Génération 2019
Paris, France




AECM has currently 48 member organizations operating in 29 EU countries, Azerbaijan, 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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