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. Over the course of its existence, the RSBF has provided technical support to more than four dozen Russian commercial banks.
Business Сenter “Ducat Place III”
2nd floor, EBRD office
6 Gasheka Street
125047 Moscow, Russia
Tel. +7 (495) 799-55-77, 799-55-88
20 June 2017
The EBRD-RSBF consultants prepared training materials in a new format – “Video Tutorials”. New video tutorials will be added to the series of learning videos on a regular basis.
The video tutorials are devoted to the various aspects of financial and economic analysis of SMEs, provide the necessary explanations and tools for the assessment of data obtained from clients ...Read more...
29 May 2017
On May 23-25, 2017, the RSBF held a three-day seminar on the topic “Financial analysis of small business. Level I” In view of small business specifics, such as low transparency, special approach should be taken to the analysis of these entities. The small business lending technology implemented by the EBRD Russia Small Business Fund in its partner institutions provides loan officers with a tool for a comprehensive, high quality analysis of such business entities and, based on the information obtained, allows them to take well-grounded lending decisions.Read more...