Investment Support


Berlin offers a broad portfolio of funding to support your business ideas and investment projects.

Which phase of development is your enterprise in at present?

Here you can find an overview of the funding instruments available for each phase of business development.

Tastatur mit der besonderen Taste Start-Up

Start-up Stage

A broad portfolio of funding is available for entrepreneurs planning a start-up and for young businesses not more than three years old. Overview of start-up funding programmes in Berlin Start-up Stage

Anwachsendes Kurvendiagramm

Growth Phase

The individual stages of growth are supported by a series of dedicated programmes focused on funding, loans, guarantees, equity investments and customised consultancy services. Was your business founded more than three years ago? What is its present phase of development? Growth Phase


Stabilisation Phase

Liquiditätsfonds (Liquidity Fund), this funding programme is designed to assist medium-sized companies experiencing acute liquidity problems beyond the reach of a loan and loan guarantee. Bridging Finance Stabilisation Phase