Financing SMEs and Entrepreneurs 2018 contributes to filling the knowledge gap in SME finance trends and conditions. This annual publication provides information on debt, equity, asset-based finance, and conditions for SME and entrepreneurship finance, complemented by an overview of recent policy measures to support access to finance. By providing a solid evidence base, the report supports governments in their actions to foster SME access to finance and encourages a culture of policy evaluation.
The 2018 report covers 43 countries world-wide. In addition to the core indicators on SME financing, it provides additional information on recent developments in capital market finance for SMEs, crowdfunding and related activities, and findings of demand-side surveys. It contains a thematic chapter on the evaluation of publicly supported credit guarantee schemes.
|Recent Trends in SME and Entrepreneurship Finance|
|Evaluating publicly supported credit guarantee programmes for SMEs: Selected results from an OECD/EC survey|
|EIB Group support to SMEs and midcaps|
|EBRD Small Business Initiative (SBI)|
|Methodology for producing the national Scoreboards|
|Standardised table for SME finance data collection|
|Statistical resources on SME and entrepreneurship finance|
Country Notes43 chapters available
21/02/2018 - The 2018 edition of the OECD Scoreboard on Financing SMEs and Entrepreneurs was launched in Mexico by Angel Gurría, OECD Secretary-General and Ildefonso Guajardo Villarreal, Mexican Minister of the economy on the occasion of the OECD SME Ministerial Conference.
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