The EBRD Business Forum would like to thank the following Forum Partners and organisations who are supporting our event:

Flagship Forum Partner: Raiffeisen Bank International

Vienna-based RBI is a leading bank in Austria and Central and Eastern Europe (CEE), a region the bank considers its home market. Being part of the largest Austrian Banking Group, RBI is a leading corporate and investment bank. Via its extensive network of bank subsidiaries RBI covers 13 CEE markets offering services for corporates, small and medium sized companies, private individuals and institutional clients.

In total, around 47,000 employees service 16.5 million customers through more than 2,000 business outlets, the majority thereof in CEE.

Major Forum Partner A: UniCredit

UniCredit is a simple successful pan-European Commercial Bank, with a fully plugged in CIB, delivering a unique Western, Central and Eastern European network to its extensive client franchise.

UniCredit offers both local and international expertise to its clients, providing them with unparalleled access to leading banks in its 13 core markets through its European banking network.

Leveraging on an international network of representative offices and branches, UniCredit serves clients in another 18 countries worldwide.

Special Event Partner: Akfen Holding

Established in 1976, Akfen gained holding status in 1999 and eventually became one of Turkey's top infrastructure investment holdings.

Following its restructuring Akfen Holding invests in, manages and coordinates its affiliates that are active in port operations and renewable energy.

Other Akfen affiliated companies are active in construction, mining, marine transport, water distribution and waste water services and real estate.

Foundation Forum Partner: Societe Generale

At the core of Societe Generale group’s diversified and integrated banking business model and economic flows between issuers and investors, the CIB business encompasses market activities and financing & advisory expertise. It is part of the Global Banking and Investor Solutions activities which employs around 22,000 professionals in 60+ countries.

Premier Forum Newspaper: Financial Times

The Financial Times is one of the world’s leading business news organisations, recognised internationally for its authority, integrity and accuracy. The FT has a record paying readership of more than one million, three-quarters of which are digital subscriptions.

Media Partner: The Banker

The Banker the world's premier banking and finance resource. The Banker combines in-depth regional and country coverage with reports on capital markets and structured finance, risk management, working capital management and securities services, environmental finance, trade and project finance, trading, technology and management and governance issues.

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Media Partner: BCR Publishing

BCR is the leading provider of news, market intelligence and events for the global receivables finance industry. BCR events have a global reputation for thought leadership, high profile speakers, real-life case study presentations and networking. Learn more about global receivables finance sector's premier events click here:

Media Partner: fDi Magazine

fDi Magazine is firmly established as the world's premier publication for the business of globalisation. Providing corporate decision-makers and crossborder investment professionals with an up-to-date image of the ever-changing global investment map. fDi Magazine is part of fDi Intelligence, a service from the Financial Times.

Media Partner: Global Finance

Global Finance is the world’s leading corporate finance publication. For 33 years, it has been an agenda-setting source of news, data and analysis for the world’s most important financial executives. Global Finance’s mission is to help corporate leaders, bankers and investors chart the course of global business and finance.

Media Partner: Global Trade Review

Established in 2002, Global Trade Review (GTR) is a world-class independent publishing and events company, offering a one-stop shop of news, events and services for companies and individuals involved in global trade. GTR’s editorial team provides high-quality journalism and unrivalled coverage of the trade, export, commodity and supply chain finance markets.

Media Partner: SeeNews

SeeNews is the leading business intelligence platform for Southeast Europe. As a one-stop-shop, SeeNews combines business and financial news, interviews and feature stories, company data, analyses and reports, traditional and social media monitoring and analyses for Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia.

Media Partner: Trade Financial Global

Trade Finance Global (TFG) is the leading trade finance platform. We assist companies to access trade and receivables finance facilities through our relationships with 270+ financiers. Our educational resources serve an audience of 120k+ monthly readers in print & digital formats, covering insights, guides, research, magazines, podcasts and video.

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