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.

Our mission

We provide financing and professional consulting to support the industrial growth of the Bulgarian economy

Our focus

We invest in key sectors of the economy: energy efficiency, infrastructure, agriculture, urban development, exports

Our group

We are a full-fledged banking group offering a full range of financial services and support the business at every stage of development

What do you need?

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

What do you need?

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.

Bulgarian Development Bank provides financing for photovoltaic plants

The Bulgarian Development Bank will finance the construction of photovoltaic power plants for business needs. The new...

See more ➔ 07.10.2021

Fitch confirms BBB rating for BDB with a positive outlook

International rating agency Fitch confirmed the Bulgarian Development Bank’s long-term credit rating as BBB with a...

See more ➔ 05.10.2021

BDB with a new program in support of small and medium business, creative industries and startups

The Bulgarian Development Bank has launched a new program with the support of the Pan-European Guarantee Fund, which...

See more ➔ 28.09.2021
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