European Small Business Finance OutlookAuthor: Helmut Kraemer-Eis, Frank Lang, Wouter Torfs, Salome Gvetadze
Date: December 2015
This analysis provides an overview of the main markets relevant to EIF. We start by discussing the general market environment for SME finance, then look at the main aspects of equity finance and the SME guarantees / securitisation markets. Finally, we highlight important aspects of microfinance in Europe.
Type of study: International organisation
Relevant for: LPs, GP VC, GP Mid-market, GP LB, Fund of funds, Associate
Source: EIF Working Paper 2015/32