Financing is a necessary step in developing an SME. In addition to banking institutions, here is a list of institutions that support SMEs and can provide assistance for start-ups.
SECO has started compiling a directory of actors involved in financing new companies for the contest held by Genilem, a Swiss association that helps create businesses. They are presented as data sheets that include the size of investment, business sectors, qualifying regions, the selection process and conditions for loans. This new service aims to perpetuate the creation of new businesses in Switzerland and facilitate administrative procedures for entrepreneurs.