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#Microfinance Ireland

# microfinance-ireland - Tuesday 13 May, 2014

"They've replaced the tellers with plants" - are banks interested in lending to small business?

Domestic banks are failing to support a vital segment of the economy, lobby groups have said.

# microfinance-ireland - Friday 2 May, 2014

Why isn't this government support for SMEs working?

Microfinance Ireland has approved just €3 million from a €90 million lending budget.

# microfinance-ireland - Saturday 10 August, 2013

Just 90 loans approved by government scheme for small businesses

The Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation said it is working to promote greater awareness of the scheme in the business community.

# microfinance-ireland - Friday 22 June, 2012

New €90 million fund to assist 5,500 small businesses

Richard Bruton hopes the government’s new microenterprise fund will help drive “the engine of job recovery”.