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Alternative Funding Sources for Businesses

Bumiputera Entrepreneur Project Fund-i

Bumiputera Entrepreneur Project Fund-i

Eligibility Criteria

Applicant must be a Bumiputera entrepreneur or a Bumiputera enterprise which is wholly owned (100%) by Bumiputera;

Applicant must have a project/contract secured from government, government bodies and agencies, statutory bodies and government owned companies;

Project / contract secured from private companies that fulfills the following criteria are also eligible:-

a. The contract awarder has strong financial standing with Net Shareholders’ Fund of at least RM20.0 million;
b. Has been in operations for not less than three (3) years;
c. No losses recorded in the last three (3) years.

Applicant is encouraged to be member of any one of the following trade associations: Dewan Perniagaan Melayu Malaysia (DPMM), PERDASAMA, USAHANITA, Dewan Usahawan Muda Bumiputera and / or other bodies acknowledged by CGC;

For contractors, applicant must be registered with Pusat Khidmat Kontraktor (PKK) and not blacklisted by PKK;

There must be no other credit facilities granted by other FIs to finance the same project / contract.

Maximum Financing Amount

Up to RM3.0 million for first time application and up to RM5.0 million for subsequent applications;

For subsequent financing application of more than RM3.0 million and up to RM5.0 million, the following criteria is applicable:-

i. Net Shareholders’ Fund of not less than RM1.0 million;
ii. Gearing Ratio of not more than five (5) times;
iii. Having good track record with CGC; and
iv. Contract awarder with good performance record.

For food/catering businesses, maximum financing is limited to RM750,000.00.
For partnership and sole-proprietorship, maximum financing is limited to RM500,000.00.

Types of Facility
Term Financing; and Revolving Financing

Guarantee Fee
No guarantee fee shall be charged under this scheme.

Financing Rate

1. First time financing 5.0% per annum.
2. Subsequent financing. BFR* Maybank Islamic + 1.0% per annum.

*BFR- Base Financing Rate.

Tenure
Maximum of five (5) years or the contract duration or the funding requirement period, whichever is earlier.

Application form is available at:-
• All CGC’s branches; or
• CGC website.

www.iguarantee.com.my