Relevant sub-sectors financed include:
Business development services
Public and private provision of business development services, e.g. incubators, business strategies, commercial linkages programs and matchmaking services. Includes support to private organizations representing businesses, e.g. business associations; chambers of commerce; producer associations; providers of know-how and other business development services.
Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) development
Direct support in terms of grants, loans or equity to improve the productive capacity and business management of micro, small and medium-sized enterprises in the industrial sector, including accounting, auditing, advisory services, technological transfer and skill upgrading.
Business Policy and Administration
Public sector policies and institution support to the business environment and investment climate, including business regulations, property rights, non-discrimination, investment promotion, competition policy, enterprises law, private-public partnerships.