Guarantee institutions stand ready to support SMEs that are under pressure in times of economic distress caused by the outbreak of COVID-19. Many of them reacted in no time, setting up specific support schemes with favourable conditions. Read more about their actions as well as our requests to EU decision-takers here: Press release AECM members inform […]
The Corona crisis puts a strain on many small and medium-sized enterprises. The new SME strategy of the European Commission comes at a good moment, since now – more than ever – SMEs need help for self-help. AECM comments on this strategy and emphasises that its members are accompanying SMEs in their twin transition (digital […]
We are proud to announce that on 14 June 2018, during the General Assembly in Warsaw, the AECM members elected the new Board of Directors, whose mandate will last until 2021. The Board then proceeded to elect the Chairman, and we are very happy to announce that our previous Chiarman, Bernhard Sagmeister, will continue for […]
Registration is open for this year’s edition of the AECM Annual Event, comprising the meeting of the General Assembly, the Annual Seminar and a meeting of the GNGI. Find out all about it and secure your place at the special event page.
Our new Statistical Scoreboard is out, with the figures from the AECM members for the 1 Semester 2017. Find it in our Statistics section.
AECM will hold its next Operational Training Session in Sofia, Bulgaria, on 3 and 4 May 2018: the theme of discussion will be the pricing of guarantees. Save the date and stay tuned for the program and the registration. The AECM OTS is open to members only. Photo courtesy of Wikipedia – by Arnoldo Zocchi
Our OTS dedicated to “Individual vs Portfolio Guarantee” took place last week on 5 and 6 October 2017 in Athens, Greece, wonderfully hosted by our Greek member ETEAN. It was great occasion to discuss an issue that was crucial for many of our members, with a record participation of 50 people, including 10 speakers from […]
AECM is happy to announce a special day treating both the latest developments in the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) in the morning session as well as current challenges in Financial Regulation (CRR/CRD) for our interested members in the afternoon session. The workshop will take place on October 25 2017 in Brussels. During this workshop, which […]
The next meeting of the Working Group for Statistics and Studies will take place after the Operational Training Session (OTS) in Athens, Greece, on Friday 6 October 2017 from 14.30 to 17.30. We will have the opportunity to introduce the latest Scoreboard figures of AECM for the first half year of 2017 and look into […]
Announced and approved in the June General Assembly in Madrid, our annual report is now available online in it’s new graphic design. Take a look at what AECM did last year in the many fields we are active to support our members and SMEs in Europe. Visit the Reports page