SME Finance & Leasing Links

Egyptian Financial Supervisory Authority (EFSA)

EFSA is the public authority, responsible for supervising and regulating non-banking financial markets and instruments in Egypt, including the Capital Market, the Exchange, all activities related to Insurance Services, Mortgage Finance, Financial Leasing, Factoring and Securitization.

Global Banking Alliance for Women (GBA)

GBA is an international consortium of financial institutions and other organizations interested in building women's wealth worldwide. It focuses particularly on the needs of women entrepreneurs running small and medium enterprises. Alliance member institutions work in 135 countries to build innovative, comprehensive programs aimed at providing women entrepreneurs with vital access to capital, markets, education, and training.

IFC SME Toolkit

IFC’s SME Toolkit offers software, business forms, training, and more to help small businesses in emerging markets grow and succeed. The webpage includes links to the regional sites.

Regional MSME Investment Fund for Sub-Saharan Africa (REGMIFA)

REGMIFA is an investment fund for the promotion of micro, small and medium enterprises in the Sub-Saharan region.

Small Business Banking Network (SBBN)

SBBN an initiative of CapitalPlus Exchange, is a global network for financial institutions which serve small and growing businesses in emerging economies.

SME Finance Forum

The SME Finance Forum is a collaborative knowledge sharing platform for data, research and best practices for small and medium enterprise (SME) finance.

The Donor Committee for Enterprise Development (DCED)

The Committee promotes enterprise development particularly for small enterprises, in developing countries. It provides a forum, in which member agencies can exchange information about their programs and lessons learnt.

UNEP Finance Initiative (UNEP FI)

UNEP FI is a global partnership between UNEP and the financial sector. Over 200 institutions, including banks, insurers and fund managers, work with UNEP to understand the impacts of environmental and social considerations on financial performance.