National Guarantee Fund launches a new guarantee scheme for leasing companies

The National Guarantee Fund (NGF) has launched a new risk-sharing scheme, Leasing 2021, targeted at leasing companies. The programme was developed in cooperation with the Bulgarian Association for Leasing and is the first risk-sharing instrument exclusively for leasing companies in Bulgaria. The programme aims to facilitate access of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises to leasing services by issuing guarantees to complement collateral required for lease transactions.

The scheme will start in June, as by the end of May, NGF carrying out a selection procedure for partners. The deadline for payments claims under the guarantee agreement will be 31.12.2027.