CONDITION OF THE BANK LOAN MARKET IN BULGARIA
While not all domestic businesses are growth-oriented, at some stage of their development they need capital to improve their competitiveness and adaptability to changes of their business environment. The access to affordable bank loans is crucial for the development of many Bulgarian businesses, which face increasing external and internal competition. This is due to the fact that there are virtually no alternative sources of financing in our country. The present study aims to present an analysis of the credit market in the country in view of the key importance of bank monetary resource, which is a major factor for strengthening the competitive potential of Bulgarian enterprises. The article presents an analysis of the domestic bank loan market in terms of the key importance of banks’ financial resource, which is a major factor for raising the competitiveness of the Bulgarian enterprises.