How Fintechs Can Build Trust with SMEs in Latin America

March 30th, 2020 – Small businesses in emerging economies are notoriously underfinanced. Despite making up over 99.5% of the economy in Latin America, SMEs face a financing gap in the trillions ...

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Coronavirus: Commission and European Investment Fund (part of EIB Group) unlock €8 billion in finance for 100,000 small and medium-sized businesses

April 6th, 2020 – The European Commission has unlocked €1 billion from the European Fund for Strategic Investments (EFSI) that will serve as a guarantee to the European Investment Fund (EIF), ...

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Coronavirus: fund launched to support rural farmers

April 22th, 2020 – With the COVID-19 pandemic and economic slowdown threatening the lives and livelihoods of the world’s most vulnerable people, the UN’s International Fund for Agricultural ...

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Meeting of the Board Special Committee

REPUBLIC OF SAN MARINO – On Friday, April 10th, 2020, the WUSME Board Special Committee held a meeting in the Headquarters of San Marino. President Gian Franco Terenzi and Board Members Giorgio ...

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EIB Group establishes EUR 25 billion guarantee fund to deploy new investments in response to COVID-19 crisis

April 16th, 2020 – The EIB Group is set to play a key role in the fight against the economic consequences of the COVID-19 pandemic. Following a recommendation by the Eurogroup on 9 April, the Bo...

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François Deslierres – WUSME Permanent Representative in Brussels: “It is time to recall our device: YES, WE MUST”

Written by Dr. François Deslierres – WUSME Permanent Representative in Brussels April, 21th, 2020 – Dear ones, in deispite of the present virus, the Commitments of the Commisionner-designated...

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Fusionex ups SME ante through Google Cloud digital sync up

April 16th, 2020 – Fusionex has ramped up efforts to help small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) customers overcome challenges related to Covid-19 through enhanced collaboration with Google Clo...

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Bank allots $10 billion to Africa coronavirus response

April 8th, 2020 – The African Development Bank Group on Wednesday announced the creation of the COVID-19 Response Facility of $10 billion to government and the private sector to assist regional ...

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The World Bank Group Moves Quickly to Help Countries Respond to COVID-19

April 2th, 2020 – The World Bank Group is acting quickly to step up support as countries respond to the COVID-19 crisis and face a wide range of consequences, including the risk of global recess...

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Nawaz Rajabdeen, WUSME Ambassador in Sri Lanka: “Let’s Transform the COVID-19 Challenge into an Opportunity”

Written by Dr. Nawaz Rajabdeen, WUSME Ambassador in Sri Lanka April 8th, 2020 – Over the last several weeks, a new reality has emerged, and everyday life has changed drastically. Some businesses...

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