Press releases

  • Jul
    2014
    4

    EFSE supports Romanian MSEs through new partnership with Garanti Leasing

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  • Jun
    2014
    26

    EFSE signs EUR 18.5 million senior loan with Bank of Georgia to boost MSE finance

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Events

  • Jun
    2014
    18

    Signing ceremonies – EFSE Annual Meeting 2014

    Yerevan

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  • Jun
    2014
    17

    EFSE Annual Meeting 2014

    Yerevan, 17 to 19 June

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Highlights
  • EFSE Annual report 2013

    EFSE – Supporting 16 Economies on their way to growth
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  • EFSE Annual Meeting 2014

    Yerevan, 17 to 19 June
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  • EFSE DF Brochure:
    Improve your financing decisions


    The EFSE DF commissioned a brochure in eight languages, which provide valuable insights and guidance on the essentials that determine how and when an end-borrower should use foreign currency (FX) loans.   more
  • EBRD commits additional EUR 25 million
    to EFSE, London


    The EFSE and the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD) signed an agreement which provides EFSE with an additional funding of EUR 25 million. more



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About EFSE

EFSE provides sustainable funding to micro and small enterprises helping them to grow, generate additional income and to create employment, as well as to low-income families assisting them in the improvement of their housing conditions.

Videos

  • EFSE CLIENT STORIES - ARMEN & LAURA KHACHATRYAN

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  • EFSE DF – Buying a home with a mortgage loan

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  • EFSE - A Success Story in
    Development Finance

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  • EFSE - A success story of microfinance investing in Southeast Europe

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  • Little school of banking -
    Nir and eir, Nks i eks

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  • Little school of banking -
    Macroeconomic indicators,
    Makroekonomski pokazatelji

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  • Little school of banking - Swift

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Success Stories

  • Nurturing the seedlings of success

    The story of Ali Dedja, Greenhouse produce grower, Albania

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  • The sweet taste of achievement

    The story of Lirije Ilazi/Rolleo, Confectionery, Kosovo.

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  • Adapt. Innovate. Grow.

    The story of Aleksandar Aleksovski, Locksmith, metal working, Macedonia.

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  • The fruits of perseverance

    The story of Sargis Manukyan, Produce/fruit farm, Armenia.

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  • My recipe for success? A passion for service – and great food!


    The story of Narine Divanyan, “Levart” – food/pizza & sandwiches shop, Armenia.

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  • Access to credit? Icing on the cake!

    The story of Armen Khachatryan, Bakery/ VAHAN KHACHATRYAN AND FRIENDS LLC, Armenia.

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  • Steady progress with a strong partner

    The story of Sergey Sinizkiy, grain and industrial crop grower, Ukraine

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  • Sharing the vision of entrepreneurship

    The story of Martin Povolni, manufacturer of heating systems, Serbia

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  • Big things have small beginnings

    The story of Bratislav Gačanović, manufacturer of fishing bait, Serbia

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  • Like a good harvest, success is
    something you grow.


    The story of Florin Neacsu of farming company SC ASMIN SRL, Romania

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  • Sharing the vision of entrepreneurship

    The story of Maria Barbu of farming company SC Manistef Servexim, Romania

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  • Cut out for success

    The story of Neđo Raković, Founder of a family-owned cypress tree and ornamental plant nursery, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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  • Cut out for success

    The story of Samir Talić, Founder and general manager of a sawmill, Bosnia and Herzegovina

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  • Weaving a pattern of success

    The story of Kornel Boldižar, Knitwear Manufacturer, Serbia

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  • Setting the stage for success

    The story of Saša Ivanović, Bojan Ivanović and Zorica Janjić, Founders of Skills Division, Serbia

    more
  • Evolving with new opportunities

    The story of Carolina Maimaş, Co-owner and manager of a family farm, Republic of Moldova

    more
  • A recipe for growth

    The story of Maria Angelica Marksteiner, Founder and owner of a bakery, Romania

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  • Committed to the land

    The story of Augustin Motintan, Dairy farmer, Romania

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  • Realising the potential

    The story of Giorgi Nikolaishvili, Founder and general manager of a maternity hospital, Georgia

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  • Adding value to the neighbourhood

    The story of Givi Shekiladze, Owner and manager of a convenience store, Georgia

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Themes

Responsible Finance

Responsible finance has become an increasing concern in microfinance and traditional banking.

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Words from our Donors & Investors

  • Stefan Füle,
    European Commission

    Maintaining the course through dedicated and consistent support

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  • Dirk Niebel,
    Former German Federal Minister for Economic Cooperation and Development

    EFSE – a German development cooperation success story

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  • Dr. Norbert Kloppenburg,
    Member of the Executive Board of KfW Bankengruppe

    A source of stability in a challenging environment

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