In line with Qatar National Vision 2030 to promote economic diversification, QDB currently supports the private sector through a number of business support services, research, and financing. As part of QDB’s continued efforts to assist entrepreneurs and the private sector, it has created a new dedicated department to launch and administer a new set of direct equity investment products.
The Investment Department is responsible for all direct equity investments that QDB makes in line with its overall mission. The Investment Department has started working on creating several investment products that will assist private companies at different levels of their establishment, business cycle and maturity.
Direct equity investments are investments made in exchange for shares in a specific company based on certain criteria depending on the investment product on hand. This equity investment’s aim is to assist the entrepreneurs in achieving their goals.
Equity investments differ from Debt financing in a number of ways such as:
The announced products related to the Investment opportunities: