JEREMIE is a joint initiative launched by the European Commission and the European Investment Bank Group to improve access to finance for Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises in the EU within the Structural Funds framework for the period 2007 – 2013.
JEREMIE offers the EU Member States, through their national or regional Managing Authorities, the opportunity to use part of the resources made available from the EU Structural Funds and also national resources into Holding Funds. The JEREMIE Holding Fund provides finance to SMEs in a flexible, sustainable and innovative way, by providing equity, (micro) loans or guarantees financial instruments through selected local financial institutions acting as European Investment Fund (EIF) intermediaries. 
JEREMIE Bulgaria EAD is a special purpose vehicle company established in 2010 on the basis of the Framework Agreement between the European Investment Fund (EIF) and Bulgarian Government for the implementation of the JEREMIE Initiative. The company is fully owned by the EIF and will implement financial engineering instruments such as loan portfolio guarantees and venture capital investments to support growth and innovation among Bulgarian small and medium-sized businesses. Under the JEREMIE Initiative in Bulgaria, the company will invest in 5 private equity funds specialized in different stage of the economic lifecycle – seed, VC, expansion and mezzanine investments.

Fibank Fibank

First Investment Bank (Fibank) is the biggest bank with Bulgarian capital which is developing and strengthening its position as a financial group with main business in the Republic of Bulgaria and regional presence through foreign operations in Cyprus and Albania.
Fibank is an innovative and customer-oriented credit institution that offers a diverse range of products and services for individual and corporate clients. With experience in corporate banking and broad presence in the market of retail banking, First Investment Bank is among the leading institutions in the country in card business and international payments. Fibank is preferred bank for savings of the population, which offers a high quality of customer service in accordance with the best banking practices. Fibank is among the pioneers in the business with investment gold and other precious metals with unique for the Bulgarian market products and services. First Investment Bank offers its customers advanced solutions and modern banking.


MasterCard MasterCard

MasterCard is a technology company that operates in global payments. The company manages one of the fastest networks for payment processing in the world, connecting consumers, financial institutions, merchants, governments and businesses in more than 210 countries and territories.
Products and services make everyday MasterCard commercial activities such as shopping, travel and business management easier, safer and more efficient for everyone. You can follow the company onTwitter MasterCardNews, to join the discussion Cashless Pioneers Blog and subscribe to their newsletter Engagement Bureau.


VIP Security VIP Security

VIP Security is one of the most dynamic and rapidly developing companies in the security industry in Bulgaria. Outside the country, the company operates successfully in Europe and in the USA.
Since its establishment in 1999, the company has continually invested in the development of a broad product range and also, importantly, in the professional skills of its personnel. This has given us a competitive edge and a possibility to deliver to our clients services of the highest standard tailored to meet their specific needs and requirements. Our activities cover the entire spectrum of security services, and in particular close protection, cash management services, video surveillance and control, electronic security systems, consultancy services and training. 
VIP Security employs professionals trained in accordance with the standards of the International Bodyguard Association. The company is the exclusive representative of the organisation for Bulgaria.


MBL is a full-service real estate firm providing solutions that meet the complex needs of companies and individuals.
The company serves a diverse set of local and international clients, including developers, investment and pension funds, institutions, retailers and occupiers. The company's team has a solid experience in the real estate and finance fields.
The professional acumen of MBL's experts, combined with CBRE’s global reach, enable the company's clients to create the most thorough picture of the local and international markets and make well-informed decisions.

SeeNews SeeNews

SeeNews is an independent worldwide provider of business news and market intelligence. SeeNews is a publisher of:
The corporate wire is an independent provider of real-time business and financial news, offering detailed coverage of the fast-growing markets of Southeast Europe - Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Kosovo, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Romania, Serbia and Slovenia.
Power market review offers news and insight relevant to the power sector in Central and Southeast Europe. It also gives access to an analytics dashboard with a collection of reliable data for electricity generation, consumption, cross-border and spot market trading. The dashboard covers the entire region and stores historical data.
Renewables provides news and intelligence for the renewable energy industry beyond the familiar renewable markets of Western Europe and the US. Encompassing the potential of BRIC countries and emerging investment destinations in North Africa, the Asia Pacific, Central and Eastern Europe.
Competitive Intelligence delivers proprietary information in a wider business context from company profiles to financial reports to industry analysis to bespoke market research. Our team of multi-lingual researchers and analysts will make sure you are well catered for, whatever your research needs.
SEE TOP 100 is an annual ranking of the biggest companies in Southeast Europe. A series of features, analysis and interviews elaborate on companies’ performance, plans and expectations, industry developments and the challenges faced by the Southeast Europe economies.


CEO CLUB BULGARIA is an exclusive business networking group for active business leaders working in or with Bulgaria. Members include only CEOs, C level decision makers (CxOs) in medium and large organizations and active business owners.
Club's main purpose is to provide an exclusive and efficient environment for decision makers from Bulgaria that share modern principles of collaboration and leadership, constructive approach towards business and best practice corporate ethics.
Clubs main topics include:
*business networking
*career advancement & only top level job opportunities
*partner searches
*virtual advisory board
*entrepreneurial and investment ideas
*hobbies & lifestyle options sharing
The membership is by invitation only and limited to senior executives working or related to Bulgaria.