Unicredit Leasing Croatia - SME Credit Line



Project number:


Business sector:

Leasing Finance

Notice type:


Environmental category:


Approval date:

17 Sep 2014



PSD disclosed:

15 Aug 2014

Translated version of this PSD: Croatian

Project Description

The EBRD is considering a senior loan of up to €30 million to UniCredit Leasing Croatia under the Croatian Leasing Sector Framework. The loan will be used to provide leases to SME, specifically for equipment, light commercial vehicles, trucks and trailers.

Transition Impact

The proposed project will increase the access to long-term lease financing by local SME and help support the recovery of the Croatian leasing market. It will also improve transparency and reporting standards of the participating company to the regulator.

The Client

UniCredit Leasing Croatia, a wholly owned subsidiary of the UniCredit Group, is the largest leasing company in Croatia with €439 million of assets at 31 March 2014. UCL is also the market leader in equipment leasing.

EBRD Finance

Senior loan of up to €30 million with a maturity of 5 years and 2 year grace period.

Project Cost

€30 million.

Environmental Impact

Categorised FI. The Company will be required to comply with PRs 2 and 9, adopt and implement the Bank's E&S Procedures for Leasing Companies and submit Annual Environmental and Social Reports to the Bank.

Technical Cooperation


Company Contact

Eugen Paić-Karega, CEO



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