The following is a summary of Winn, M., Miller, C., & Gegenbauer, I. (2009). The use of Structured Finance Instruments in agriculture in Eastern Europe and Central Asia (FAO Agricultural Management, Marketing and Finance working document). Rome: FAO. The paper discusses the use of Structured Finance (SF) instruments in agriculture in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. It examines the essential preconditions for SF use and explores the possibility of expanding agriculture finance through a greater use of various forms of SF.