Small Business Access to Financing: Request and Approval Rates, Interest Rates and Collateral Requirements (2000-10)

July 2013

Daniel Seens
Research and Analysis Directorate,
Small Business Branch
Industry Canada


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Cat. No. Iu188-111/2013E-PDF
ISBN 978-1-100-22461-9

Aussi offert en français sous le titre Accès des petites entreprises au financement : taux de demande et d'approbation, taux d'intérêt et exigences en matière de garantie (2000–2010), juillet 2013.


This report compiles and analyses the results of the Survey on Financing of Small and Medium Enterprises and the Credit Conditions Survey to showcase information on small business financing activities between 2000 and 2010.

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