Translated version of this PSD: French
A senior loan of up to EUR 40 million to Union Internationale de Banques ("UIB").
The EBRD loan will assist UIB in developing its SME lending activities and expand access to finance for underserved private SMEs.
The EBRD loan will increase the availability of finance to private SMEs in Tunisia, allowing greater access to finance for this largely underserved segment.
UNION INTERNATIONALE DE BANQUES
UIB is the seventh largest bank in Tunisia by loans with a loan portfolio of EUR 1.7 billion at YE2016.
UIB has market shares of 6.9% and 6.5% in terms of loans and deposits, respectively. It is a subsidiary of Societe Generale SA.
EBRD Finance Summary
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Environmental and Social Summary
Categorised FI (2014). UIB will be required to comply with PRs 2, 4 & 9. Under the SME Loan the client will be required and apply the EBRD's E&S Procedures for Corporate and Small Loans and submit annual environmental and social reports to the EBRD.
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