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Germany Provides Public Funding for Recapitalization and Startup Equity

April 27, 2020

On April 20, the United Kingdom (UK) announced a GBP 1.2 billion ($1.49 billion) support package for “innovative firms.” The government, in partnership with private investors in some instances, will deploy the money through a new program called the Future Fund and the expansion of an existing program called Innovate UK. 

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Germany Launches New Support Program After Partial Guarantee Insufficient to Promote Lending to Small Businesses

April 15, 2020

On April 6, Germany introduced a fully guaranteed loan program to support small businesses after an earlier partial government guarantee did not achieve its intended results. The Quick Loan Program will provide fully-guaranteed “instant” loans of up to EUR 800,000 to eligible businesses.

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