Purpose of this international and distinguished seminar is to provide participants an overview of financing alternatives for SME’s and show markets’ current legal restrictions and opportunities in Estonia. Our aim is to compare Estonian capital markets ecosystem not only to Baltic countries but also to more established Finnish markets. We also show regulatory issues and potential that could help the Estonian capital markets vis-a-vis to Latvia and Lithuania.
For members of FinanceEstonia attendance to the seminar is free of charge, non-members participation fee is 35€. Working language of the seminar is English.
10:00–10:05 Welcome words
Rauno Klettenberg (FinanceEstonia)
10:05–10:30 “Overview of government initiatives to improve capital markets financing for SMEs”
Sven Sester (Minister of Finance)
10:30–11:00 “How are the capital markets developed in other countries and have Estonia missed the train?”
11:00–12:00 Panel discussion: “Main financing sources and alternatives in Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and Finland”
12:00–12:50 Panel discussion: “Regulatory arbitrage in the Baltic markets – is Estonia still in the game?”
12:50–13:00 Final words
13:00–14:00 Networking at restaurant JUUR
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