Who are we?

Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) is a credit institution 100%-owned by the Bulgarian state. It was established in 1999 as the Encouragement Bank with main focus to support small and medium-sized enterprises. BDB is among the top four Bulgarian banks in terms of credit rating, rated "BBB" with a stable outlook by Fitch Ratings. It is the only Bulgarian bank to provide direct financing as well as financing via other credit institutions.

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Take advantage of current financing opportunities for your small or medium business. Select the program and we will direct you to the appropriate company

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Three Seas Initiative Information Portal

Here you can find more information about the 3 Seas Initiative and Investment Fund (3SIIF) - goals, mission, participants, priority areas and the mini -conference “Equity for Infrastructure”, hosted by Bulgarian Development Bank.

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Why choose us?

BDB is among the top four Bulgarian banks in terms of credit rating, rated "BBB" with a positive outlook by Fitch Ratings.

Years of Experience
Supported Companies
Billion leva in corporate loans
International Partners

Financial support for victims of COVID-19

Here you will find information about the BDB programs in support of business and news related to the Covid-19 crisis.

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Learn quickly and conveniently about the latest news and initiatives related to the Bulgarian Development Bank.

The "Three Seas" investment fund makes its first investment with assets in Bulgaria - a solar energy project

The Three Seas Initiative Investment Fund (3SIIF), in which Bulgarian Development Bank is an investor, has acquired...

See more ➔ 04.06.2021

Over BGN 5.6 billion for 18,500 micro, small and medium-sized enterprises of the BDB Group for the past 11 years

Since 2009, when it was transformed into a development bank, the BDB Group has supported 18,500 Bulgarian companies. Of...

See more ➔ 31.05.2021

BDB starts market consultations on participation in InvestEU

The Bulgarian Development Bank (BDB) has started working on structuring two new guarantee products under the EU program...

See more ➔ 20.05.2021
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