European Bank For Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

4D Business Consulting as approved consulting firm by EBRD Business Advisory Services (BAS) enables MSMEs to access a diverse range of consulting services by facilitating projects with 4D Business Consulting on a cost-sharing basis. Direct assistance to enhance enterprise performance is combined with systemic market development activities to create sustainable and commercially viable infrastructures of MSME support in the Bank’s countries of operations. TAM and BAS aim to prepare enterprises for future investment, including potential EBRD-financed projects. In 2010, 23 TAM/BAS clients received €106 million from EBRD investments and a further 18 reached concept review stage. Also in 2010 a new strategy was agreed for these programmes that will bring them fully in line with the EBRD’s Banking operations and its objectives as stated in the fourth Capital Resources Review (CRR4).

Funding SMEs via the European Bank for Reconstruction and Development (EBRD)

EBRD provides grants to SMEs up to 70% of consulting services provided by 4D Business Consulting.