Who we are
The Russia Small Business Fund was established in 1994 with the support of the G-7 group of countries and Switzerland. The RSBF is the oldest and the largest EBRD lending facility in Russia.
What we do
Since its inception, RSBF has pursued a dual objective: firstly, to bring micro and small enterprises, whose financing needs had not previously been met by Russian banks, within the scope of the formal financial system; and secondly, to contribute to...
Who we work with
RSBF partner institutions are banks/financial institutions with strong motivation to lend to MSEs. Over the course of its existence, the RSBF has provided technical support to more than four dozen Russian financial institutions.
Business Сenter “Ducat Place III”
2nd floor, EBRD office
6 Gasheka Street
125047 Moscow, Russia
Tel. +7 (495) 799-55-77, 799-55-88
19 September 2017
On September 14, 2017, the EBRD RSBF training centre held a workshop on the topic “The first interview with a potential customer”.
The main goal of the training was to develop the participants’ skills in express analysis of the data obtained from potential clients in the course of the first interviews. The purpose of express analysis is to determine the feasibility of extending finance to their businesses.
06 September 2017
In Russia, September 1 marks the beginning of another academic year. For some parents who take their child to school for the first time, this day is filled with joy; for others it will be a graduation year; some people may associate this day with the beginning of autumn and the end of the holiday season. For many people, this period is often a starting point to draw up plans and set new goals.Read more...