Acceleration & Seed Fund

The purpose of this financial instrument is to support Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) at their seed and start-up stage by providing funding in the form of either equity or quasi-equity in order to enhance the access to financing to emerging entrepreneurs as well as to streamline the transition to a knowledge-based economy in Bulgaria. The budget of the instrument is EUR 21 million entirely coming from the JEREMIE Holding Fund (JHF).

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Risk Capital Fund

Innovative Micro, Small and Medium-sized Enterprises (SMEs) in the technology sector in their early and growth phases of company development frequently have difficulties finding capital providers to help them grow, as they are often considered too risky. The Risk Capital Fund provides the funding source needed to finance such companies in order to foster innovation and stimulate the knowledge-based economy.

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