ACCESS TO FINANCE


(i) Government Funds

Government is partnering with specialised banks e.g. Central Bank of Nigeria, Bank of Industry, SMEDAN, Bilateral and Multilateral Institutions to make available Micro-Finance to SMEs and Local Entrepreneurs to develop or expand their businesses.

Government funds can be accessed through the various banks:

Bank of Agriculture      Bank of Industry      Development Bank of Nigeria      Federal Morgage Bank of Nigeria      Nigerian Agricultural Insurance Corporation      Nigerian Export Import Bank                        



(ii) Private Finance

Banks in Imo State include:
Access Bank PLC,    FCMB Bank PLC,    ECO Bank PLC,    First Bank of Nigeria,    Fidelity Bank PLC,    GTBANK PLC,    Heritage Bank PLC,    Keystone Bank PLC,    Sterling Bank PLC,    United Bank for Africa PLC,    Union Bank of PLC,    Unity Bank PLC,    Wema Bank PLC,   Zenith Bank PLC,    CITI Bank of Nigeria



(iii) Development Finance Institutions