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PIDC 2012 MID-YEAR REVIEW

Philadelphia’s economic strength lies in the diversity and innovation of its people, its institutions, and its business community.  That’s why PIDC works with businesses, non-profits, and developers in all market sectors and neighborhoods to provide financing and real estate resources resulting in job creation and economic growth. 

EMERGING BUSINESS SUITE OF PROGRAMS AVAILABLE FOR SMALL BUSINESSES

PIDC offers a suite of programs that support small and emerging businesses.  The Emerging Business Loan and Guarantee Programs ensure that small, minority, woman, and disabled-owned businesses have access to the working capital they need to grow.  Designed to fund your company’s outstanding receivables, the Emerging Business Loan Program is a working capital line-of-credit that […]

FOLLOW PIDC THROUGH SOCIAL MEDIA

For more than 50 years, PIDC has been helping small and large businesses grow throughout all of Philadelphia’s diverse neighborhoods.  Now PIDC is ready to ask the big questions of our times – “Will you like us on Facebook?” and “Can we get a Retweet?”! PIDC is delighted to announce the launch of its social […]

MUNICIPAL BOND ISSUANCE INCREASES IN 2012

As of May 1, 2012, long-term municipal bond volume has increased over 70% as compared to the same period during 2011.  One significant driver of 2012 volume is an increase of state and local governments as well as non-profits refinancing outstanding bonds for debt service savings.  Refundings constitute 65% of the year-to-date 2012 municipal issuance […]