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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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15 Feb 2018Eurasian Development Bank and Black Sea Trade and Development Bank Agree on Strategic Cooperation
01 Feb 2018BSTDB Financing to Develop Greece’s Energy Potential
30 Jan 2018BSTDB Helps Develop Grain Exports in Ukraine
10 Jan 2018BSTDB Financing to Improve Hotel Market in Ukraine
05 Jan 2018BSTDB Increases Financing for Leasing in Georgia
28 Dec 2017BSTDB Co-Finances High-Tech Medical Research Center in Turkey
20 Dec 2017BSTDB Helps Finance Romania’s Agribusinesses
14 Dec 2017BSTDB Offers Long Term Loan to Moldovan Juice Producer

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