44060-013: MFF- Small and Medium Enterprise Investment Program

Project Data Sheet (PDS): Overview


The $500 million multranche financing facility (MFF) to the Damu Entrepreneurship Fund (Damu), a state- owned entity responsible for the development of small and medium enterprises (SMEs) in the Republic of Kazakhstan (Kazakhstan) will help address the demand for long term credit by viable SMEs over the medium term. The facility provides local currency (tenge) fixed interest rate financial intermediation loans (FILs) to participating financial institutions (PFIs) for lending to small and ... Read More

Country Kazakhstan
Project Number 44060-013
Type or Modality of Assistance Loan
Financing Public sector (Sovereign)
Status Approved
Approval Number Loan No. 0048
Approval Date 29 Sep 2010
ADB Financing ($ thousand) 500,000
Geographical Location Kazakhstan
Sector Finance
Subsector Small and medium enterprise finance and leasing
Strategic Agendas Inclusive economic growth (IEG)
Drivers of Change Gender equity and mainstreaming (GEM)
Governance and capacity development (GCD)
Private sector development (PSD)
Gender Equity and Mainstreaming Categories Category 2: Effective gender mainstreaming (EGM)

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