Washington D.C., March 24th- FIMBank joins the SME Finance Forum as the newest member of our global membership network. Our members are SME Financing experts from 80+ countries who share the common goal of expanding access to finance to small businesses worldwide through knowledge exchange and innovation.
“40 percent of small and medium businesses worldwide struggle to get access to the credit and capital that they need to grow their enterprises. We are delighted to welcome FIMBank to our network of over 220 member institutions who are working to eliminate the finance gap for SMEs,” said Matthew Gamser, CEO of the SME Finance Forum.
Dedicated to building an international factoring network and offering a comprehensive range of solutions, FIMBank has successfully made its mark on the international factoring sector. FIMBank believes in the pervasive importance and power of trade, whether domestic or cross border, especially in the continued attractiveness of funding and innovating its development.
“Our vision drives us to offer customized trade finance, factoring, forfaiting, and treasury structures to our clients. To further support SME manufacturers and guide SMEs to become a part of global trade, FIMBank values the opportunity to participate in the SME Finance Forum and collaborate with its peer institutions,” said Adrian Alejandro Gostuski, Acting CEO of FIMBank.
About SME Finance Forum
The SME Finance Forum was established by the G20 Global Partnership for Financial Inclusion (GPFI) in 2012 as a knowledge center for data, research, and best practice in promoting SME finance. As an implementing partner for the GPFI, the International Finance Corporation (IFC) was tasked with managing the initiative.
To see all SME Finance Forum members, please visit: https://www.smefinanceforum.org/members/member-list
FIMBank p.l.c. is a leading provider to trade finance, factoring, and forfaiting solutions, with a global presence in various important financial and trading centers. FIMBank is a customer-driven provider focused on optimizing business performance and supporting business growth by developing tailor-made trade finance solutions that provide exporters with accelerated receivables and importers with extended credit. The Bank is at the forefront of introducing and developing innovative receivable finance techniques in emerging markets. Read more info at https://www.fimbank.com/en/about-the-group