Release date: 31 January 2013
Promoter – Financial Intermediary
Loan dedicated to the financing of small and medium-scale projects to be carried out by SMEs in Turkey.
Improving access to term finance at favourable conditions, the operation will support Turkey’s strategy for enhancing economic growth and employment through the financing of small and medium scale productive investments in eligible sectors. Projects will be carried out by SMEs in line with the conditions for the implementation of the EIB Loan for SMEs in Candidate and Potential Candidate Countries. Up to 50% of the credit will be allocated to SMEs in the agribusiness and tourism sectors, mainly located in the less developed regions of Turkey in West Anatolia as well as the Mediterranean and South East regions.
- Credit lines - Credit lines
Proposed EIB finance (Approximate amount)
EUR 100 million
Total cost (Approximate amount)
The financial intermediary shall ensure that the final beneficiaries undertake to implement and operate the relevant investments in conformity with national environment law and the applicable principles of EU law.
The intermediary will be required to ensure that any procurement procedures carried out by the final beneficiaries for the sub-projects that the Bank finances are in accordance with the EIB Guide to Procurement and national procurement legislation.
Signed - 14/05/2013
Before financing approval by the Board of Directors, and before loan signature, projects are under appraisal and negotiation. The data provided on this page is therefore indicative and cannot be considered to represent official EIB policy (see also the Explanatory notes).