Biznesmax – ERDF guarantee supporting SMEs in Poland

June 2023

The Biznesmax guarantee, a key financial instrument co-financed with 2014-2020 European Regional Development Fund (ERDF) resources in Poland, provides support to the country’s innovative entrepreneurs and green projects in small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs). The instrument swiftly adapted to changing circumstances by utilising regulatory flexibilities of the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative (CRII) and the Coronavirus Response Investment Initiative Plus (CRII Plus). Biznesmax plays a crucial role in fostering innovation and supporting green investments in SMEs, in alignment with Poland's innovation and economic objectives. As of 31 January 2023, over 2 000 SMEs have benefited from the support through this guarantee instrument. For more insights, watch the fi-compass video case study about Biznesmax.