Accessing Finance in Ukraine: Opportunities and Constraints for SMEs
Thierry Senechal, CEO of Finance for Impact, looks at the challenges for accessing finance in Ukraine.
Over the past years, Ukraine has experienced acute political and economic challenges. The historical trading relationships have been severely impacted and there is no immediate sign of recovery. After assessing the prevailing market conditions in Ukraine, this article concludes that small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs) are facing the greatest hurdles in accessing financing on affordable terms.