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    Aboriginal Business and Entrepreneurship Development

    Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada
    Apply for financing to start or grow your Aboriginal business.
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    Aboriginal Business Financing Program

    Native Commercial Credit Corporation
    If you are a member of the First Nations in Quebec, you could receive a non-refundable contribution to support the development of your business.
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    Aboriginal Initiatives Fund III

    Secrétariat aux affaires autochtones
    Your for-profit or non-profit Aboriginal organization could be eligible for a grant for its economic development project.
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    ArcTern Ventures

    ArcTern Ventures

    If your business is a cleantech startup that aim to create a positive environmental impact, you could get investments from this early-stage venture capital.

  • Program

    BDC business loans

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    You could get money to help you start or grow your business.
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    BDC Buying a business

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    Find out how you could get financing to buy an existing business.
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    BDC Capital

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    Access a wide range of specialized financing to match the various stages of growth of your business.
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    BDC New Canadian Entrepreneur Loan

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    As a new immigrant to Canada with little to no credit history, you can apply for a repayable loan of up to $50,000 to start a business.
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    BDC Small Business Loan - for existing business

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    Get a loan of up to $100,000 within 5 business days. There are no application fees or hassles and the entire process is online.
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    BDC Start-up financing

    Business Development Bank of Canada
    Learn how you could get a loan to start or buy a business or to buy property or equipment to set up your business.
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