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Four years since the first guarantee approval

Four years since the first guarantee approval

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF) is pleased to announce the fourth year since the first approval of the first credit guarantee. During these four years KCGF has continued to be proactive to the needs of the sector, continuously improving processes, qualifying...

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund launches the AgroSoft Platform

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund launches the AgroSoft Platform

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF) in cooperation with the Ministry of Agriculture, Forestry and Rural Development (MAFRD) and the Kosovo Banking Association (KBA), launched the AgroSoft platform, a project supported by the German Development Bank (KfW). The AgroSoft...

MFK signs a Letter of Intent with the MF and KCGF

MFK signs a Letter of Intent with the MF and KCGF

Millennium Foundation Kosovo (MFK), Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF), and the Ministry of Finance (MOF) of the Republic of Kosovo signed a Letter of Intent to unlock up to 25 million euros in commercial financing for renewable energy and energy efficiency projects....

KCGF Signed the Agreement for Increase of Guarantee Limit with TEB

KCGF Signed the Agreement for Increase of Guarantee Limit with TEB

Pristina, May 14, 2018 – The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (FKGK), today, signed an increase of guaranteed limit with TEB Bank. The TEB is among the first Banks that has utilized the total allocated limit. The usage of the facility provided by FKGK has enabled the Bank...

Statistics AECM – First Semester 2019

Statistics AECM – First Semester 2019

The European Association of Guarantee Institutions (AECM), has published the Scoreboard report for first semester 2019. The total number of SMEs supported by guarantees from AECM members increased by 6.2% attaining a level of more than 2.8 million. Kosovo Credit...

KCGF and MFK build renewables financing with blended finance approach

KCGF and MFK build renewables financing with blended finance approach

Pristina, 3 October 2019 - “This is a decisive step towards better financing for renewable energy in Kosovo and a chance for our country to build expertise in project finance, which will unlock new capital across a variety of sectors” – says Petrit Selimi, CEO of...

The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund implements the Agro Window

The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund implements the Agro Window

Prishtinë, February 28, 2019 – Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF) signed the first guarantee agreements for the Agro Window with ProCredit Bank, Banka për Biznes, Banka për Biznes, Banka Kombëtare Tregtare, NLB, TEB SH.A., Raiffeisen Bank Kosovo and Banka Ekonomike....

Call for public consultations

Call for public consultations

CALL FOR PUBLIC CONSULTATIONS on the Environmental and Social Management Framework for the proposed KOSOVO FINANCIAL SECTOR STRENGTHENING PROJECT FINANCED by the WORLD BANK The objective of the Project is to improve access to finance for MSMEs, which in the same time...

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund marks second year of functionalization

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund marks second year of functionalization

Pristina, September 29, 2018 - Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF) is honored to announce marking of its second year of full functionalization of activities. Through guaranteeing of the loan portfolio for Partner Banks, KCGF managed to help in facilitating access to...

KCGF Signed the Guarantee Agreement with Raiffeisen Leasing Kosovo

KCGF Signed the Guarantee Agreement with Raiffeisen Leasing Kosovo

Pristina, September 20, 2018 – The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF), signed a guarantee agreement with Raiffeisen Leasing in Kosovo (RLKO). The agreement will enable the RLKO to obtain additional collateral security for leases issued to micro, small, and medium...

Guarantee Agreement of 10 Million EURO has been signed

Guarantee Agreement of 10 Million EURO has been signed

Prishtinë, 6 December 2017 - The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (FKGK) signed the Guarantee Agreement with the Swedish International Development Cooperation Agency (Sida), represented by the Embassy of Sweden in Pristina. During the event the Head of Mission of the...

KCGF Signed the Guarantee Agreements with Kosovo Banks

KCGF Signed the Guarantee Agreements with Kosovo Banks

The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund signed the guarantee agreements with almost all banks in Kosovo, including Raiffeisen Bank, Procredit Bank, NLB Bank, Banka per Biznes, TEB sh.a., Banka Ekonomike,and Banka Tregtare Kombëtare Dega në Kosovë. The agreement enable banks...

KCGF Signed the Agreement for Increase of Guarantee Limit with BPB

KCGF Signed the Agreement for Increase of Guarantee Limit with BPB

Pristina, Jun. 16, 2017 - The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (FKGK), today, signed an increase of guaranteed limit with Banka për Biznes (BPB). The BPB is one of the first Banks that has signed the Guarantee Agreement with FKGK and has utilized the total allocated...

Besnik Berisha is Appointed as the New Managing Director

Besnik Berisha is Appointed as the New Managing Director

PRISTINA, January 19, 2017 – The KCGF Board of Directors has appointed Mr. Besnik Berisha as Managing Director of the Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF), effective from January 23, 2017. He also will serve as an ex-officio member of the Board of Directors. “We sought...

Businesses… Get Access!

Businesses… Get Access!

Pristina, June 30, 2016 – The USAID EMPOWER Credit Support continued organizing one-day workshop for businesses on Access to Finance. The workshops, which are targeted roundtable discussions, were held in Lipjan and Gjilan and covered topics related to Financial...

Access to finance: Financing Agribusinesses

Access to finance: Financing Agribusinesses

Pristina, June 10, 2016 – Two USAID|Kosovo Programs - Agriculture Growth and Rural Development Opportunities and the EMPOWER Credit Support - organized one-day workshop on financing businesses for agriculture sector in Kosovo. The workshops, which are targeted...

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund Launched

Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund Launched

Pristina, April 26, 2016 – The Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF) was launched today during a ceremony organized by the USAID|Kosovo and the Government of Kosovo. This marks the establishment of an independent, local, and sustainable institution that will issue...

Law on the Establishment of the Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund APPROVED

Law on the Establishment of the Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund APPROVED

December 14, 2015, Pristina - The Kosovo Assembly approved the draft Law on the Establishment of the Kosovo Credit Guarantee Fund (KCGF). The Law provides a legal basis for the KCGF as one more component in the framework to address the problem of limited access to...