SME lending boost

The Thai government's Bt100bn soft-loan programme for SMEs could help some banks meet or even exceed their SME loan-growth targets this year

SME Bank targets 20 firms to join new trust fund this year

The Small and Medium Enterprise Development Bank of Thailand has launched the SMEs Private Equity Trust Fund, with an initial four small and medium-sized enterprises selected to join the bank's joint-venture capital fund that had a TBT500m budget for the first round