ISB is the development bank of the Federal State of Rhineland-Palatinate, based in Mainz. The state-owned ISB is under the supervision of the Ministry of Economy. Other regulators are the Federal Financial Supervisory Authority in Bonn (Banking Supervision) and the Ministry of Finance of Rhineland-Palatinate.
The Venture Capital Corporation for technology development in Rhineland-Palatinate provides venture capital and broadens the capital base of newly established businesses to develop and launch innovative products and production processes. In addition to financial support, the WFT provides qualified support for emerging companies in the areas of controlling and marketing.
The equity finance institution for Innovation Rhineland-Palatinate supports innovative projects by medium-sized enterprises in Rhineland-Palatinate with equity for founding, growth and expansion. The aim of the S-IFG is to improve business competitiveness and create the basis for stable and sustainable business growth.
The KfW is the German Federal Public Banking Institution. The mission of KfW is the realization of public contracts such as the promotion of SMEs and entrepreneurs, the granting of investments to small and medium-sized businesses and the financing of infrastructure projects.