Bank of Africa targets SMEs in training drive

May 14th, 2018 – Pan-African lender, Bank of Africa is eyeing to grow small and medium enterprises (SMEs) clientele by holding free monthly workshops. The bank, with 30 branches since its launch...

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ESA SME initiative news

May 21th, 2018 – Programmes and initiatives within ESA that could be of particular interest to SMEs are listed below. ESA programmes and initiatives – Program rement actions reserved for S...

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European Investment Bank To Support New Funds for SMEs And Female Entrepreneurs

May 9th, 2018 – The European Investment Bank has announced this week that it will be working alongside CaixaBank to invest over 250 million euros into new SMEs across Europe. The joint initiativ...

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UBA Partners MasterCard to Ease Payments by SMEs

May 8th, 2018 – The pan-African financial services institution, United Bank for Africa (UBA), in partnership with MasterCard International has released a revolutionary solution to one of the cri...

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Online demand from small business a challenge for insurers

May 4th, 2018 – More South African small to medium enterprises (SMEs) are embracing e-commerce, with 34% indicating that they would prefer to buy their business insurance online, according to a ...

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European Investment Fund and UniCredit support innovative SMEs in CEE with EUR 500 mln

May 7th, 2018 – The European Investment Fund (EIF) and UniCredit have signed a contract to expand the InnovFin guarantee for SMEs, in order to increase access to financing for innovative small a...

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PE investment into European companies hits ten-year high

May 2th, 2018 – Private equity investment in European companies hit a ten-year high in 2017 at €71.7bn, a 29% YoY increase, according to new data released today by Invest Europe. Almost 7,000 ...

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A Strong Foundation for Greater Impact

April 21th, 2018 – Despite expectations that growth will be robust in the near term, developing countries face challenges to keep up the pace of progress and ensure inclusive, sustainable growth...

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WUSME at the International SME Convention in New Delhi

NEW DELHI (INDIA) – April 25th, 2018 – Just ended the first INTERNATIONAL SME CONVENTION held in New Delhi (India). The event theme “Business Beyond Borders” has been organised by the ...

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New platform opens for West African entrepreneurs

April 22th, 2018 – SuguLab, a complementary entrepreneurial service that will be offered to start-ups and Small to Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) operating in West Africa, particularly Mali, Co...

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