IFCI Ltd., established as the Industrial Finance Corporation of India (IFCI) on July 1, 1948, was the first Development Financial Institution in the country, setup to cater to the long-term finance needs of the industrial sector. Since its inception, IFCI has been a catalyst in creating a robust industrial base for the country through modernization of Indian industry, export promotion, import substitution, nurturing sunrise industries etc. through commercially viable and market-friendly initiatives.
In order to continue serving the needs of the Industry and society, IFCI offers the following products broadly categorized into three segments – Project Finance, Corporate Finance & Structured Finance spreading across industries, services and Agro based sectors.
IFCI’s team of professionals with in-depth understanding of the sectoral dynamics, has the ability to provide customized financial solutions to meet the growing & diversified requirement for different levels of the projects – greenfield projects, brownfield, diversification and modernisation of existing projects in infrastructure and manufacturing sectors.
The various sectors covered under Project Finance are Power including Renewable energy, Telecommunications, Roads, Oil & gas, Ports, Airports, Basic Metals, Chemicals, Pharmaceuticals, Electronics, Textiles, Real Estate, Smart Cities & Urban Infrastructure etc.
IFCI caters to the varied needs of diverse set of customers ranging across small, mid and large corporates. IFCI offers financial solutions in areas of corporate finance through Balance Sheet Funding, Loan Against Shares, Lease Rental Discounting, Promoter Funding, Long Term Working Capital requirements, Capital Expenditure and regular Maintenance Capex.
IFCI also offers a Short Term Loan product (tenure upto 1 year) to meet various business requirements including bridge financing and short term working capital requirements.
IFCI also provides financing solutions to its clients through Structured Debt/Mezzanine products and assists in providing optimal financing solutions for various requirements such as sponsor financing, acquisition financing, pre-IPO financing and Off-Balance Sheet Structured Solutions amongst others.