About the Fund

17
of November
2004

Establishment of the Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan

The Investment and Venture Fund of the Republic of Tatarstan has been established by the Republic of Tatarstan Government on the 17th of November, 2004 for innovative activity development in the Republic.
13years

The Fund was established in 2004 in accordance with the Decree of the Cabinet of Ministers of the Republic of Tatarstan.

450projects

To date the total portfolio of the Fund includes more than 450 projects.

13billion rubles

The total volume of the Fund’s investments portfolio in current innovative and investment projects is more than 13 billion rubles.

Our Mission

  • We help startups and innovative companies to find investors and expert assistance.
  • We fund innovative projects in the priority sectors of the RT economy.
  • We share with startups the investments attracting experience.
  • We help venture investors to find profitable projects with guarantee of investments recovery.
  • We carry out acceleration programs for innovative companies.
20projects

Over 20 innovative projects are annually supported by the Fund

Tasks of the Fund

  • Support of innovative projects and companies.
  • Support of small size, medium and large business of the Republic of Tatarstan.
  • Promotion of startups in their introduction of products to the Russian and international markets.
  • Capital procurement into the investment-attractive projects meeting the priorities of the Republic of Tatarstan investment policy.
  • Promotion of effective cooperation between the industrial enterprises, other commercial and non-profit companies, state power bodies and local authorities.
  • Organization of acceleration programs and other events for development of innovative companies in the Republic of Tatarstan.
150scientists

Over 150 young scientists receive
the annual support from the Fund

Lines of the Fund Activity

  • Granting purpose loans for projects implementation

    Expertize and selection of investment projects in the priority sectors of the Republic of Tatarstan economy for their financing.

  • Development of industrial projects from the portfolio

    Promotion of enterprises in their cooperation with the state and business structures, attraction of financial resources from outside

  • Financing of technological and industrial parks

    Financial support of business incubators, technical, industrial parks, engineering centers establishment and development, as well as other elements of innovation and industrial infrastructure of the Republic of Tatarstan

  • Giving grants for scientific research activities

    Giving grants to innovative enterprises for promotion of their research and development activities within the scope of the Program “Idea 1000” and the Competition “50 best innovative ideas for the Republic of Tatarstan”.

  • Giving awards for innovative activity

    Giving awards and scholarships to the researchers, students, scientists and inventors within the scope of the Competition “50 best innovative ideas for the Republic of Tatarstan

  • Development of innovative projects

    Development of innovative projects through the programs of acceleration and other support forms, promotion of companies in their access to the Russian and international markets

  • Promotion of innovative companies

    Promotion of innovative companies, products and technology through participation and organization of congresses, forums, fairs, exhibitions and other events

600companies

Over 600 innovative companies had the opportunity to make presentations to their investors in the course of the years, when Venture Fairs were held in Kazan

The Fund portfolio by the industries

As of the present day the Portfolio Total of the Fund
amounts over 180 projects, to the total sum over 5 billion rubles.

180 projects
to the amount of 5 billion rub.

32%
Modern materials and technology of their development
32%
Modern materials and technology of their development
26%
New appliances and hardware systems
18%
Information technology
12%
Medicine
12%
Biotechnologies