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DFC Debt Financing

Get access to direct loans & guarantees

Debt Financing for the U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC) provides direct loans and guarantees of up to $1 billion for tenors as long as 25 years; specific programs target small and medium-sized businesses.

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Tool Snapshot
  • Partner agency: U.S. International Development Finance Corporation (DFC)

  • Provides: Financing

  • Eligibility: U.S. and African businesses and investors; eligibility varies

Debt financing products from the DFC include: structured finance, development credit, the Portfolio for Impact and Innovation program, and the Defense Production Act.