Economic evaluation of the Enterprise Finance Guarantee – February 2013

In February 2013, BIS published an economic evaluation of the Enterprise Finance Guarantee (EFG) scheme.

The evaluation finds EFG is well targeted with low levels of deadweight and has generated a net benefit to the economy of £1.1bn from the 6,700 businesses that received an EFG loan in 2009. The report can be found on the Department for Business Innovation and Skills website.