Support for companies and investors

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Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH - Berlin's business development agency

The experts at Berlin’s business development agency Berlin Partner für Wirtschaft und Technologie GmbH provide companies and investors with advice on doing business in Berlin and help them find the right funding opportunities. The Business Location Center portal also contains a wealth of information about doing business in Berlin.

Investitionsbank Berlin

The most important partner for financing in Berlin is Investment Bank Berlin, which offers numerous promotions and start-up grants aimed both at start-ups and established companies. Companies can find the right financing offer at every stage of their business life cycle.

IHK Berlin

The Berlin Chamber of Industry and Commerce offers start-ups and existing companies comprehensive information on funding and financing.

KfW Bank Group

KfW Bank Group, the promotional bank of the Federal Government, provides comprehensive funding instruments.

EU funding programmes for Berlin companies

The European Regional Development Fund supports companies operating in Berlin in various areas. In Berlin, funds for companies are being channelled into the support programmes operated by Investment Bank Berlin. This makes the IBB your first point of contact for access to EU funds.

Funding database of the BMWK

The funding database of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action provides an overview of funding programmes and financial aid from the Federal Government, the German states, and the European Union. (in german)

More information and points of contact

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Senate Department

Information on funding instruments during the start-up, growth, and consolidation phases More information

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Business portal Berlin

Funding information in the Business Portal Berlin Business Location Center More information

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Investitionsbank Berlin

IBB is the central development institute of the State of Berlin. More information