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Business Development Bank of Canada (BDC)

As the bank for Canadian entrepreneurs, BDC provides financing solutions and expert advice to strengthen your business. BDC business loans are designed to protect cash flow and help entrepreneurs grow their companies over the long term.

BDC’s Advisory Solutions help small and medium-sized companies like yours grow their sales, become more productive and improve their management capabilities—all delivered through proven tools and methodologies that meet the unique needs of each client.

We’re committed to the long-term success of Canadian entrepreneurs and we understand that a business is more than just dollars and cents. We complement the role played by private-sector financial institutions and have been serving Canadian entrepreneurs since 1944. We are a financially sustainable Crown corporation and we operate at arm’s length from our sole shareholder, the Government of Canada.

To find out more, please visit or call 1-877-232-2269.