- Wallonian SME finance and guarantee company
The Wallonian SME finance and guarantee company (French: "Société Wallonne de Financement et de Garantie des Petites et Moyennes Entreprises" or SOWALFIN) was founded by the
Walloon Regionin 2002to provide capitalto the Walloon Small and medium enterprises(SMEs). The purpose of the SOWALFIN is to invest in the equity of unlisted companies (private equity). The SRIW acts either by purchasing sharesof SMEs, by increasing the capitalof the business, by subscribing to a bond issue, or by granting subordinated or convertible loans.
Economy of Belgium
Regional Investment Company of Wallonia
Brussels Regional Investment Company
* [http://www.diplobel.org/USA/TradeInvestment/Publications/Financial.pdf Facts from Belgium]
* [http://www.sowalfin.be/info.php SOWALFIN]
* [http://www.investinwallonia.be/ofi-belgium/accueil.php Invest in Wallonia]
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