D&B India is participating in the launch of a special SME credit bureau for leading Indian Banks. This project has received wide coverage in the Indian press and highlights institutional pressures to provide special financing for SMEs. The World Bank has earmarked US$ 100 million for SME financing projects, providing that lending is supported by a credit bureau.
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