Working Together to Facilitate International Trade

As part of our partnership preferred philosophy, we can also help Canadian exporters and investors by complementing the services of our partners. Below is a chart outlining the services of Export Development Canada (EDC) and Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC).

Respective Services Export Development Canada Business Development Bank of Canada Solutions for Canadian non-exporters and investors Solutions within Canada for exporters or investors in Canada and abroad Solutions outside Canada for foreign buyers of Canadian goods and services
  EDC BDC EDC BDC EDC BDC
Insurance and Bonding            
Foreign Accounts Receivable Insurance          
Performance Guarantees and Surety Bond Reinsurance          
Political Risk Insurance          
Financing            
Summary of Services    
Foreign Buyer Financing          
Guarantee Bank Facilities        
Supplier Financing        
Working Capital Financing    
Commercial Real Estate Financing        
Machinery & Equipment Financing    
Other Capital Assets Financing    
Growth & Transition Capital        
Financing to purchase or upgrade Information and Communication Technology (ICT)        
Financing for Canadian technology businesses        
Small Business Loan        
Equity / Venture Capital            
Direct Investment and via Equity Funds      
Advisory Services            
Advisory Services (fee for service)        
Canada Tariff Finder    
Economic Intelligence    
Information and Communication Technology (ICT) Advisory Services        
Trade Advisory Service; Supply chain analyses & best practices (non-fee) ✓*   ✓*      
Women Entrepreneurs Talk Business    

For existing EDC customers only.