Investissement Québec

Impact Areas:

Growth of companies that create thousands of jobs across Québec

Abbreviation:

IQ

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Funding Amount:

Various

Geographic Area:

Québec

Summary:

Public corporation whose mission is to contribute to Québec’s economic development in accordance with Government of Québec economic policy by stimulating investment and fostering employment in every region. IQ supports the creation and development of businesses of all sizes through customized financial solutions and investments complementary to partner offers. Pursuant to its government mandate, the Corporation also carries out foreign investment prospecting and strategic financing operations.

 

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Program Objective:

Various

Investment Type:

Loans, Capitalization loans, Interest-free loans, Loan guarantees, Quasi-equity, Equity investments, Tax measures, Venture capital

Key Features:

IQ offers several financing solutions to support development of Quebec businesses: - UNIQ Financing (all stages of business development), - ECO-FINANCING, - Special program for export businesses, - IMPLIQ Financing (for cooperatives and non-profit organizations), - Capitalization of Social Economy Companies (for cooperatives and non-profit organizations), - ESSOR: Support for Investment Projects (for for-profit companies, cooperatives and non-profit organizations), - Regional Economic Intervention Fund (FIER)

Client Group:

Businesses