Withers represented a multilateral agency on project and other structured financings in Russia, Poland, Ukraine, Kazakhstan, Hungary, FYR Macedonia, Bulgaria, Estonia, Turkey, and Pakistan on a variety of projects. These include: <br />
- the multilateral agency on its €250 million Western Balkans and Croatia Financing Framework for banks and non-banking financial institutions, including leasing companies. Micro-finance institutions, factoring companies, consumer finance companies, mortgage companies and insurance companies operating in Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, FYR Macedonia, Montenegro, Serbia, Kosovo and Croatia; <br />
- the multilateral agency on its US$40 million framework facility which was available to qualifying Kyrgyz participating banks and financial institutions in the form of credit-lines (including mortgage loans, SME loans and consumer finance loans) by the agency to the local financial institutions or through the agency making minority equity investments in the local financial institutions. The purpose of this was to improve financial intermediation in the Kyrgyz Republic and to assist in the development of the non-banking financial intermediation sector.