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What is the eligibility criteria?
To qualify, your business must be locally-incorporated (excluding sole proprietorship and partnership) and must use a registered patent / trademark or valid copyright as collateral. The applicant must be the registered owner or owner of the patent, trademark or copyright (3rd party security provider is not acceptable).
What is the maximum and minimum loan amount?
The amounts are SGD 5mil and SGD 100,000 respectively.
What currencies are available?
The term loan is available in SGD or USD.
What sort of interest rates are charged?
Interest rates can be on a fixed or floating basis.
Is refinancing permitted?
No, refinancing is not permissible under this scheme.
How to determine the value of patents / trademarks / copyrights?
Applicant has to appoint an IP valuer from the panel of valuers to commission a formal valuation of the company’s patents / trademarks / copyrights.
Currently, there are 7 valuation firms appointed by IPOS:-