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 banks/financial institutions 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 financial institutions.
Business Сenter “Ducat Place III”
2nd floor, EBRD office
6 Gasheka Street
125047 Moscow, Russia
Tel. +7 (495) 799-55-77, 799-55-88
25 October 2017
On 19-20 October 2017, the RSBF held a seminar devoted to “Taxes and tax risk assessment”.
The purpose of the seminar was to transfer knowledge and develop practical skills in the area of tax and credit risk assessment as part of financial analysis of small business borrowers, including groups of connected entities.
19 September 2017
On September 14, 2017, the EBRD RSBF training centre held a workshop on the topic “The first interview with a potential customer”.
The main goal of the training was to develop the participants’ skills in express analysis of the data obtained from potential clients in the course of the first interviews. The purpose of express analysis is to determine the feasibility of extending finance to their businesses.