FIF - Arab Tunisian Lease SME Loan II (EBRD-52560)

Countries
  • Tunisia
Where the impacts of the investment may be experienced.
Financial Institutions
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
International, regional and national development finance institutions. Many of these banks have a public interest mission, such as poverty reduction.
Project Status
Approved
Bank Risk Rating
FI
Risk rating varies among banks and may refer only to the particular investment and not to the risk for the project as a whole. Projects marked 'U' have an 'Unknown' risk rating at the time of disclosure.
Voting Date
Dec 1, 2020
The estimate day the bank will vote on a proposed investment. The decision dates may change, so review updated project documents or contact the EWS team.
Borrower
Arab Tunisian Lease
The holder of the loan, grant, or other investment.
Sectors
  • Finance
The service or industry focus of the investment. A project can have several sectors.
Investment Type(s)
Loan
The categories of the bank investment: loan, grant, etc.
Investment Amount (USD)
$ 6.04 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please review updated project documents for more information.
Currency conversion note:
Bank reported EUR 5,000,000.00
Converted using 2020-12-01 exchange rate.
Project Cost (USD)
$ 6.04 million
Value listed on project documents at time of disclosure. If necessary, converted to USD$. Please see updated project documentation for more information.
Primary Source

Original disclosure @ EBRD website

Updated in EWS Dec 14, 2020

Disclosed by Bank Dec 3, 2020


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Project Description

According to bank documents, the investment involves the provision of a EUR 5 million loan to Arab Tunisian Lease ("ATL") for on-lending to micro, small and medium-sized enterprises (MSMEs) in Tunisia.

The proposed project targets MSMEs in Tunisia, which are the core of the Tunisian economy, but remain underserved by the banking sector. The proposed project will support ATL in addressing the funding needs of the local MSMEs' for capex purposes.

 

Investment Description
  • European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)
Private Actors
Contact Information

Kamel Hbibi
hbibi_k@ATL.com.tn 
http://www.atl.com.tn/fr/ 
Ennour Building Mahajene Area Tunis, Tunisia

ACCESS TO INFORMATION

You can request information by emailing: accessinfo@ebrd.com or by using this electronic form: https://www.ebrd.com/eform/information-request 

ACCOUNTABILITY MECHANISM OF EBRD

The Project Complaint Mechanism (PCM) is the independent complaint mechanism and fact-finding body for people who have been or are likely to be adversely affected by an European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)-financed project. If you submit a complaint to the PCM, it may assess compliance with EBRD's own policies and procedures to prevent harm to the environment or communities or it may assist you in resolving the problem that led to the complaint through a dialogue with those implementing the project. Additionally, the PCM has the authority to recommend a project be suspended in the event that harm is imminent.

You can contact the PCM at: pcm@ebrd.com or you can submit a complaint online using an online form at: http://www.ebrd.com/eform/pcm/complaint_form?language=en 

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