Who we are
The Russia Small Business Fund was established in 1994 with the support of the G-7 group of countries and Switzerland. The RSBF is the oldest and the largest EBRD lending facility in Russia.
What we do
Since its inception, RSBF has pursued a dual objective: firstly, to bring micro and small enterprises, whose financing needs had not previously been met by Russian banks, within the scope of the formal financial system; and secondly, to contribute to...
Who we work with
RSBF partner institutions are mainly commercial banks with strong motivation to lend to MSEs. Up to now RSBF provided technical assistance to more than three dozen Russian commercial banks and keeps adding new partners.
Business Сenter “Ducat Place III”
2nd floor, EBRD office
6 Gasheka Street
125047 Moscow, Russia
Tel. +7 (495) 799-55-77, 799-55-88
27 June 2016
- "Training: “First interview with a potential client.” – June 22
- "Seminar: “Structuring a loan based on financial analysis. Decision-making in the lending business.” – June 23-24.
14 April 2016
An interview with Ivan Alymov, chief analyst of the Credit Risk Division of the Corporate Credit Risk Department of Rosbank, has been published in the ”Documents” section of the platform.
The text of the interview includes excerpts from a discussion which took place between Ivan Alymov and Heike Nonnenberg, EBRD-RSBF coordinator, this March. Readers will learn about the banker’s opinion on small business development trends, changes in banks’ approaches to serving the segment, as well as effects of the crisis on the current rules of work with customers.Read more...