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COSME Loan Guarantee Facility (LGF)


The EU programme for the Competitiveness of Enterprises and SMEs (COSME) Loan Guarantee Facility (LGF) aims to help Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) get access to loans and other forms of finance

How does it work:

Go through your local bank or financial intermediary (if amongst the list) to get a loan from them, supported by the COSME LGF.


Targets nearly all types of SMEs, including private not-for-profit social service providers; Aims primarily at loans of up to €150,000, but higher is possible Aims primarily at SMEs of under 10 employees, but more is possible

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