The ISB – Your Development Bank in Rhineland-Palatinate

Based in Mainz, the Investment and Economic Development Bank of Rheinland-Pfalz (ISB) is the development institute of the state of Rhineland-Palatinate for business and housing development. We support medium-sized businesses, start-ups, innovations, expansions, municipal infrastructure, housing creation, and the modernization of residential real estate. 

Business development

If you are planning investments in start-ups, innovations, company expansions or municipal infrastructure, we are the people to talk to when it comes to individual finance plans. We support medium-sized businesses in their projects by providing favorable-rate loans, securities, investments and subsidies. We place great emphasis on providing advice: Together with business development agencies, banks, and chambers of industry, as well as many other intermediaries, we stand alongside companies and act as an initial point of contact. 

Housing development

Establishment of owner-occupied properties, energy-efficient renovation, and creation of affordable housing and communal living: We provide loans or subsidies to support housing development in Rhineland-Palatinate. We offer favorable-rate loans, via the customer's house bank, to young families choosing to buy or build their own home. Modernization work is also currently an important topic. Especially against the current backdrop of demographic change and rising energy costs, many homeowners, housing associations, and landlords are opting for conversions to accessible living and the implementation of energy-saving measures. 

Choosing a business location

Those settling in Rhineland-Palatinate have made a shrewd decision. We are open to your wishes and can offer excellent opportunities for growth. Rhineland-Palatinate is a business location that's looking to the future. World-renowned companies value the state's business-friendly culture. We will be delighted to act as your first point of contact in searching for a suitable location. Together with the Ministry of Economic Affairs, Transport, Agriculture and Viniculture of the State of Rhineland-Palatinate, and in cooperation with the Chambers of Industry and Commerce in Rhineland-Palatinate, the Manual Crafts Chambers, and regional development agencies, we consider ourselves to be a dynamic service provider for the Rhineland-Palatinate economy.

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