Arab Bank

A financial instituation Committed to promote SMEs through providing employment opportunities and encouraging self-employment. It offers many innovative financial products that can make all the difference to  business success.

Nomou Programme - MENA

A development finance organisation for SMEs that offers a programme to create sustainable employment, economic growth, and positive social impact through the nurturing and expansion of a sustainable small and medium sized business sector in the Middle East and North Africa. It  provides access to medium-term risk capital and value-adding business support.

National Bank of Egypt

A bank that supports SMEs in recognition of their significance and positive impact on the Egyptian economy, it provides SMEs with a full range of banking services, whether financing or non-financing. Moreover, the bank offers a distinguished package of financing schemes tailored to the needs of SMEs. 


An institution that provides a unique solution of finance and support to SMEs in the missing middle to transform them into formalised and sustainable businesses that support employment and thus create lasting impact.

Global Innovation Fund

A fund that invests in social innovations that aim to improve the lives and opportunities of millions of people in the developing world.Through its grants and risk capital, it supports solutions to global development challenges from social enterprises, for-profit firms, non-profit organisations, researchers, and government agencies. It offers grants, loans (including convertible debt), and equity investments. 

Common Fund for Commodities

It provides a range of financial and technical instruments to support projects proposed by enterprises, cooperatives and institutions along the entire commodity value chain in its member countries. It offers mainly through loans to finance equipment, working capital or trade finance needs. Women entrepreneurs are encouraged to apply.


Arab Authority for Agricultural Investment and Development

A financial institution in Sudan with the vision of achieving food security in its 21 member states. It has accumulated experience in the field of agricultural investment, both in plant production, animal production and related fields. It also contributes to sustainable agricultural development and improves the lives of thousands of people through income generating projects, scientific research services, technology transfer, revolving loan programs and many developmental activities.


Bank of Cairo

A bank that provides financing and non-financing services to SMEs, that allows businesses to prosper and grow. It offers customized solutions to fulfill SME customers’ financial needs. Whether the customer is a start-up or running an existing business, it provides multiple tools and services to manage the customer’s business effectively. It also provides suitable business advice.


A government agency that encourages businesses and investments at supporting and enhancing the growth of micro and small business (MSEs). It works with local government officials in targeted areas to help them attract investment to their communities and facilitate growth. It fosters better access to finance, encourages better MSE access to finance by working with developmental and micro-finance institutions to improve their service offerings to firms and individuals, as well as helping more MSEs become more eligible to borrow.