Swedbank Is the only bank in the Baltic States having entered into cooperation agreement with European Investment Fund (EIF) within the framework of the cooperation program COSME*. This program facilitates the funding availability for small and medium-size businesses, furnishing them with an opportunity of receiving an additional security if the loan security is insufficient. In the next three years (till 01.06.2019), loans, leasing, and loan securities amounting to EUR 165M can be offered to companies in Latvia, Lithuania, and Estonia. Financing terms: Staff number employed - up to 250 people; Turnover - up to EUR 50M, or, the balance total sum - up to EUR 43M. Minimum amount of loan - EUR 25 000; no limitations with respect to leasing and loan securities; Maximum funding amount - up to EUR 1.5 M; Investments into fixed and current assets are funded.