Equity Investment Programs
Maryland Venture Fund
Makes direct investments in technology and life science companies and indirect investments in venture capital funds. The Fund has two investment vehicles: the Challenge Investment Program and the Enterprise Investment Fund.
Equity Participation Investment Program’s (EPIP)
To enhance business ownership of socially or economically disadvantaged entrepreneurs, financial assistance through loans, loan guaranties and equity investments. To be used for purchasing a franchise, acquiring an existing profitable business or developing a technology based business.