Original disclosure @ EBRD website
Updated in EWS Mar 31, 2023
Disclosed by Bank Aug 30, 2022
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According to the EBRD, the project consists of the provision of a EUR 60 million senior preferred unsecured loan to ProCredit Bank (Bulgaria) EAD. The loan will have two equal tranches of EUR 30 million each.
The proposed Project aims to support the resilience of PCBB, a recognised SME-dedicated bank in Bulgaria, in a challenging market environment and to finance businesses in Bulgaria directly or indirectly affected by economic consequences of the war on Ukraine, with the ultimate goal of preserving livelihoods in the country.
As stated by the EBRD, PCBB was established in 2001 and is part of the international ProCredit Holding group, a network of SME banks. With total assets of EUR 1.8 billion as at end-June 2022, the bank ranks 10th among 25 banks operating in the Bulgarian market. PCBB is rated by BBB-/Stable by Fitch (July 2022).
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Financial Intermediary - ProCredit Bank (Bulgaria) EAD:
Phone: +35928135808 / +35928135809 / +35928135109
Address: 26 Todor Aleksandrov Blvd., Sofia 1303
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