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ELKO Group is a multinational IT products and consumer electronics wholesale distributor with consolidated revenues of EUR 1.14 billion in 2015.
Elko Group cooperates with more than 90 leading global IT vendors such as Lenovo, Apple, Intel.
The main markets are the Baltic, CEE and CIS regions. Elko Group was founded in 1993 and currently employs more than 700 people.
Issue size: EUR 8,000,000
Interest rate: 8%, paid quarterly
Maturity: 16 October 2018
SIA “ExpressCredit”, operating under Banknote brand name, is the largest pawnshop chain in Latvia.
The company has been established in 2009 and currently has 96 branches in 40 cities.
SIA “ExpressCredit” is licensed non-banking credit institution, which provides secured and unsecured loans as well as markets second-hand goods. The company has serviced more than 250,000 clients.
Issue size: EUR 3,500,000
Interest rate: 15%, paid monthly
“Mogo” offers classical finance lease and lends against vehicles already owned by clients (a type of service known as leaseback). The company was established in 2012, focusing on secured financing of used cars, has experienced rapid growth in recent years. Company has a strong online and onsite presence, sophisticated IT platform, branch presence and extensive car dealership network.
Issue size: EUR 20,000,000
Interest rate: 10%, paid monthly
Maturity: 31 March 2021
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