COVID-19 credit program for tech start-ups


Support of a Canton of Basel-Stadt initative to support start-ups suffering under COVID-19

The COVID-19 pandemic affects technology start-ups in specific ways. The Canton of Basel-Stadt therefore provides special support for these companies in the form of a loan guarantee programme. The programme allows start-ups based in Basel-Stadt that have run into difficulties because of COVID-19 to receive subordinated loans.

Role of EGS
Partner to the Canton of Basel-Stadt in enabling a COVID-19 loan program for start-ups

Objective
Supporting canton Basel-Stadt in a COVID-19 loan program for technology start-ups.

Duration
2020 to 2030

Amount
CHF 1.45 Mio