The Export-Import Bank (Ex-Im) provides loans, loan guarantees, and insur. to support U.S. exports, and support small bus. (SB). In 2006, Ex-Im was required to review performance standards for their assistance to SB, esp. those owned by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals and by women. This report evaluated the extent to which Ex-ImAis standards address the functions referred to in the Ex-Im Bank Reauth. Act of 2006Ais requirement for performance standards; how well Ex-Im is measuring its achievement of the standards, incl. those related to SB owned by socially and economically disadvantaged individuals and by women; and Ex-ImAis use of performance info. to improve operations and results. Includes recommend. Illus.Background Ex-Ima#39;s mission is to help U.S companies create and maintain American jobs by financing exports of goods and services and filling gaps in the availability of commercial financing for credit-worthy export transactions. Ex-Im alsoanbsp;...
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