International Finance Direct (formerly: Direct Lending)

By mmuise

EDC's International Finance Direct provides financing support for new investments in foreign markets. EDC help businesses scale revenue and capacity for global growth.

Comments on Funding:

EDC offers non-dilutive term debt that supports growth. Minimum transaction commitments of $1M are required.

Deadline: Continuous Intake

Applicants must:

  • be Canadian companies; and
  • have company‚Äôs annual revenue ranging from about $10 million to $300 million.
Application Steps:

Applicants must:

1. contact EDC between 9 a.m. and 5 p.m. ET at 1-800-229-0575, OR

2. complete the online inquiry form at and one of EDC's trade advisors will respond as quickly as possible.

Documentation Needed:

No specific documentation has been identified.

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