five new programs, two of which are unsecured – interest rate is 4.5% per annum, – said Julia Krasin, Director General of the Guarantee Fund of the Samara region. The other three programs provide the collateral at the minimum rate of 2.25% per annum. Period of these loans set a maximum of two years. The amount is from 200 thousand rubles to five million rubles.

Minister of economic development and investment Samara region Dmitry Bogdanov, in turn, stressed that the region has consistent work for the sustainable socio-economic development of the region’s economy.

– For those of regional entrepreneurs, who in today’s environment, see opportunities for development, the Guarantee Fund of the Samara region has produced a truly unique setting, – the Minister noted. But the most important solution for such programs shall be made within one working day of receipt of complete documents from the entrepreneurs.

in addition, comprehensive support to investors in the “single window” continues to provide the Agency on investment attraction of the Samara region. All information on tax incentives, measures to support investors, investment sites, current proposals are available on the website

Separately in the region support small and medium-sized enterprises engaged in the development and implementation of innovative technologies. Innovative development is risky business; from a dozen projects successfully is just one, realizing these risks, the region has taken the responsibility to support innovative projects with investments through a Venture Fund. Venture Fund invests not only in Samara innovative projects and startups in other regions and even countries. However, in order to obtain this support, inoriginally companies must register their business on the territory of Samara region.