Promoting ideas

• Business Promotion
• Start-up funding
• Promotion

NRW.BANK is the promotional bank of North Rhine-Westphalia. Its mission is to support its owner – the state of North Rhine-Westphalia – in the fulfilment of its structural and economic policy tasks. The bank acts competition-neutral and uses a wide range of promotional tools – from low-interest promotional loans to equity financing to advisory services.

NRW.BANK essentially orients its equity products on the business life cycle. The goal: to stimulate the equity investment market in NRW and improve the capital resources of companies with high growth potential. It also focuses on the biotechnology sector, among others.

NRW.BANK takes into account the existing offers by the Federal Government, the state North Rhine-Westphalia and the European Union in the arrangement of its promotion.


Kavalleriestraße 22
40213 Düsseldorf
Phone: +49 (0) 211 91741- 4800