About Excelsior Growth Fund

Excelsior Growth Fund (EGF) is a Community Development Financial Institution (CDFI) that works to provide affordable loans to businesses when they do not qualify for traditional bank credit.

Applying for an EGF loan takes just 20 minutes. Have the information you provided for the application you previously submitted to your bank on hand and use the ‘Apply Now’ button below to quickly submit via our digital process. You'll have have a decision in 2 business days and could be fully funded in about a week.

Why Work With EGF?

Loans up to $100,000 can be disbursed within 5 business days; larger loans can be disbursed in about 2 weeks



Apply online in just 20 minutes and receive an approval in just 2 business days

Extra Support

We'll work with you one-on-one to help you get ready for financing now and in the future


Reasonable rates and terms make monthly payments manageable 

Welcome to Excelsior Growth Fund

As a preferred client, you are eligible for a reduced interest rate small business loan with expedited processing
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EGF Loans Available to You:

  • Amounts: $10,000 and up
  • Term: up to 5 years
  • Interest rate: 8.99%
  • Fees: 4% commitment fee (can be financed into the loan)
  • No prepayment penalty
  • Collateral: requirements are case-specific
  • Guarantors: personal guaranty of equity owners > 20%

Have Questions? Contact Us at 212-804-6470

Or contact us at 212-804-6470

5 Hanover Square, Suite 1500
New York, NY 10004

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