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RDIF financing

Key criteria for project selection

  • Business plan, including investment plan. FEED in case construction is required;
  • Economic attractiveness adequate for a risk level;
  • Own funds of the project originator in the financing structure;
  • Acceptable debt burden;
  • At least 3 years of track record;
  • RDIF and partners’ investments in the project from RUB 1 bn.

What is the opportunity?

  • RDIF participation in the company’s equity of up to 50% in line with the best international standards for direct investments;
  • Access to technologies and best practices of RDIF foreign strategic investors partners;
  • Extension of financing syndication capacities;
  • Access to new markets.

 

Other support tools and institutions

SME Corporation

What is the opportunity?

  • Preferred leasing of equipment to small and medium enterprises at 6% per annum (for domestically manufactured equipment) and 8% (for foreign equipment).
Last update: 03.2019
Sources: RDIF
Industry Development Fund leasing loans

What is the opportunity?

  • Preferred loans from RUB 5 mn to RUB 500 mn at the rate of 1% for up to 5 years to finance from 10% to 90% of the advance payment of the lessee.
Last update: 03.2019
Sources: RDIF

 

Investment lift: RDIF financing

Key criteria for project selection

  • Business plan, including investment plan; Economic attractiveness adequate for a risk level;
  • Support by at least one more institution participating in the Investment Lift mechanism;
  • The project products are not related to trade, transportation, real estate operations or construction and operation of infrastructure facilities;
  • RDIF investments in the project from RUB 150 mn. Export revenue or export potential.

What is the opportunity?

  • RDIF participation in the company’s equity of up to 50%. Provision of mezzanine financing;
  • Assistance in entering the international markets using the RDIF’s international contacts.

 

Investment lift: other institutions’ financing

What is the opportunity?

From the Industry Development Fund:

  • Preferred loans for implementation of industrial investment projects at 1% and 5% per annum from RUB 5 million to RUB 750 million for up to 5–7 years (5 financing programs).

From the SME Corporation:

  • Guarantee support from 50% to 75% (together with the suretyship by the regional guarantee organization) of the loan amount for up to 15 years (the cost of such a guarantee is 0.75% per annum);
  • Loan and guarantee support (the cost of financing is from 9.6% to 10.6% per annum).

From the Russian Export Center:

  • Insurance support to export of Russian goods and services (up to 90% of the possible loss) and Russian investments abroad; 
  • Financing export operations.
Last update: 03.2019
Sources: RDIF