We are Canada’s business development bank and the only financial institution devoted exclusively to entrepreneurs.
We help create and develop strong Canadian businesses through financing,
advisory services and capital, with a focus on small and medium-sized
- We support entrepreneurs in all industries and at all stages of development from 123 business centres across Canada and
online at bdc.ca.
- We’re committed to the long-term success of Canadian entrepreneurs and we understand that a business is more than just
dollars and cents.
- We complement the role played by private-sector financial institutions and have been serving Canadian entrepreneurs since
- We are a financially sustainable Crown corporation and we operate at arm’s length from our sole shareholder, the Government
We take pride in the success of our clients who:
$251B in annual revenues
16% of our clients are exporters
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