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Bank of Industry (BOI)  is Nigeria’s oldest, largest and most successful development financing institution. BOI’s mission is “to transform Nigeria’s industrial sector by providing financial and business support services to enterprises”. W-HBS is one of the appointed Business Development Service Provider (BDSP) to support MSMEs in accessing finance from BOI. According to BOI, MSMEs are defined as:

BOI provides access to funds for new or existing MSMEs and large enterprises who seek to start-up, expand, modernise or diversify. The bank’s emphasis is on prudent project selection and management, accordingly, it supports quality projects with potential developmental impact. BOI therefore, considers industries that have the capacity to substantially add to industrial output using largely domestic raw materials for worldwide consumption. They are particularly interested in enterprises that promote inter-state or regional integration, have high employment generation capacity, have good management set-up and proper accounting procedures and those promoted by women entrepreneurs. Most importantly, the project must be technically feasible, commercially viable and economically desirable.

Access To Finance TestDo you want to know if you qualify for BOI financing?

Take the BOI “Access To Finance” Test. Click on the image to start the test. Even if you do not pass the test, please talk to us, we may have other Finance solutions that may meet your needs.



How can we help you?

Do you want to need more information about the financial offerings from Bank of Industry?  Let’s talk about your company’s needs and how BOI can work for you. W-HBS invites you to contact us to discuss your needs.


Call us on any of our numbers: +234 709 821 2769 or +234 704 304 5892 (8am – 5pm GMT+1, Mon. – Fri.) or contact us to learn more.