Scaling-Up SME Access to Financial Services in the Developing World

Oct 01, 2010 | IFC | IFC

This Report aims to provide the G-20 Leaders with a summarized but comprehensive frameworkby which to understand the SME finance gap and its challenges. The first part of the report is conceptualand primarily consists of a review of the literature on SME Finance in the developing world; thesecond part of the report discusses the analysis of 164 cases of SME Finance interventions compiled through a collective effort involving G-20 member countries, non-member countries, development finance institutions, and private sector players. Finally, the report highlights key recommendations thatare proposed to the G-20 Leaders in order to achieve significant and sustainable scale-up of SME accessto financial services across the developing world.

Theme: Financial Inclusion, SME Finance | Pages: 144