EPCGF - European Palestinian Credit Guarantee Fund


Description of the Project : 

EPCGF's aim is to broaden the credit access in an underserved small and medium enterprises (SME) market because of lack or insufficient collateral and to enable SMEs to either survive, regain some lost capacity, job retention, recreation or creation.

Innpact contribution :

Support to the design and structuring of the fund as a foundation

  • Name : European Palestinian Credit Guarantee Fund’s (EPCGF)
  • Inception : 2008
  • Initiators : European Commission and the Federal Republic of Germany through KfW Entwicklungsbank and European Investment Bank
  • Sector : SME finance
  • Geographic Focus : Middle East, Palestine
  • Indirect investments : Local banks, microfinance institutions
  • End‐Beneficiaries : SMEs
  • Financial Instruments : loan guarantees
  • Type : revolving guarantee fund 
  • Info : http://www.cgf-palestine.com/ 

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