Local investment funds

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Local investment funds

Objectif du fonds

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Local investment funds are financial tools designed to facilitate the realization of entrepreneurial projects.

They support MRC entrepreneurs in their projects to:

  • Create and support viable businesses;
  • Finance business start-ups, expansions and acquisitions, as well as the next generation of entrepreneurs;
  • Promote employment development;
  • Contribute to the economic development of the MRC Pierre-De Saurel.

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Admission criteria

To be eligible, you must meet the following conditions:

  • Be a Quebec company, whose main activity financed by the FLI/FLS is located in the MRC Pierre-De Saurel;
  • Provide a downpayment.

Accès au document

Consult the policy of this fund. (French Only).pdf
Consult the Business Support Policy 2023 - 2024.pdf

Investment criteria

To qualify, you must also meet the following criteria:

  • Business viability and profitability;
  • Knowledge and skills of entrepreneurs related to the project presented;
  • Job creation in the MRC Pierre-De Saurel;
  • Capital contributions other than the entrepreneur's equity and FLI/FLS funding are encouraged;
  • The business plan must demonstrate permanence, profitability, good future prospects and the potential for significant economic spin-offs.

Other conditions may apply.

Aide financière

Financial assistance is available in the form of loans with or without guarantees, surety bonds or bonds.

  • $250,000per company

Submit your project

See the list of documents to be submitted and the various stages of the fund. (French Only).pdf