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 […]
Every year AECM publishes the statistical data on guarantee activity from its members. This year the publication is enriched with a specific section on agricultural activity, and the integration of the data from the Guarantee Activity Survey, a qualitative survey about the perception of the current situation and future expectations.
Download our new Scoreboard with figures from the AECM members for the first half of 2018.
Our all new Facts and Figures 2017 is out and you can download it, together with the 6 monthly Scoreboard for the second half of 2017, from our Statistics section.
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