In July 2008, OeEB provided technical assistance funds for the Development Facility of the European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE).

Project name European Fund for Southeast Europe (EFSE) – Development Facility
Region Southeast Europe
Sector Banking and financial services
Service Business Advisory Services
Project partner(s) EFSE, KfW
Project story Albania: Escaping Poverty with Biscuits

EFSE is a micro-finance fund which provides loans to micro-, small and medium enterprises (MSMEs) in Southeast Europe and the South Caucasus region via local finance institutes.

The EFSE Development Facility supports the fund's investments by providing technical assistance, consulting and training measures.

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OeEB invests in European Fund for Southeast Europe

OeEB invests in EFSE First Loss Tranche