38909-014: SME DEVELOPMENT SUPPORT (Financing Access Improvement Project (36419-01)

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The objective of the PCG facility under the Project is two-fold: first to leverage through a market-based approach existing financial resources of the financial system for lending to an SME segment currently underserved by participating financial institutions ( PFIs); and second, to provide catalytic support for innovative financial products and approaches in new and less familiar markets. Once successfully tested, such products will be expanded among a large number of PFIs. The expected ... Read More

Country Philippines
Borrower/Equity Investment Name SME PCG FACILITY (PHI)
Project Number 38909-014
Type or Modality of Assistance PS
Financing Private sector (Nonsovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Numbers 7218
Approval Date 29 Sep 2005
Geographical Location Nationwide
Sector Finance
Subsector Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Safeguard Categories Environment: FI

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