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The Black Sea Trade and Development Bank (BSTDB), an international financial institution with headquarters in Thessaloniki, Greece, was established by Albania, Armenia, Azerbaijan, Bulgaria, Georgia, Greece, Moldova, Romania, Russia, Turkey, and Ukraine. BSTDB started operations in June 1999 and has authorized capital of €3.45 billion. The Bank supports economic development and regional cooperation in the Black Sea Region through trade and project finance lending, guarantees, and equity participation in private enterprises and public entities in the member countries.   BSTDB is rated A-/A-2 by Standard & Poor’s, and A2/P1 by Moody's.

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13 Sep 2016BSTDB Joins Forces with EBRD to Support the Investment Program of Hellenic Telecommunications Organisation (ΟΤΕ) in Greece
05 Aug 2016BSTDB Supports Georgian SMEs Through Local Currency Loan
11 Jul 2016USD 17 million to Support SME Financing in Azerbaijan
07 Jul 2016New BSTDB Facility to Support Small Business Development in Armenia
04 Jul 2016BSTDB Participates in Meetings of BSEC Governing Bodies in Russia
13 Jun 2016Memorandum of Understanding between the Federation of Industries of Northern Greece and the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank
12 Jun 2016BSTDB Holds its Annual Meeting in Greece
10 Jun 2016BSTDB Meets Cretan Business Community
02 Jun 2016Partnership Agreement Signed Between European Investment Fund and the Black Sea Trade and Development Bank
25 May 2016Greece Will Host the BSTDB 2016 Annual Meeting Events