The financing requirement determines whether Finnvera can act as the only provider of funding or whether other sources and adequate self-financing are also needed.
In company reorganisations, financing is usually needed for paying the sales price, for investments or for working capital. You can apply for Finnvera loans or guarantees for meeting these financing needs.
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These entrepreneur stories aim to shed light on companies' development and growth and the ways they have handled the challenges faced on their different development stages.
The stories also try to cover Finnvera's role in financing these companies.
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