About Us

Founded in 1969, Rand Capital Corporation (Rand) is a registered, closed-end management investment corporation investing in the securities of businesses that offer unique opportunities for growth. Rand provides venture capital and management experience to support the growth and development of businesses in varied industries, primarily in the Western New York and Upstate New York region.

In 2001 Rand became a Business Development Company. In 2002, Rand applied for, and received, a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) license through the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Under this program, Rand Capital SBIC, Inc. was formed as a subsidiary of Rand Capital Corporation.

Headquartered in Buffalo, New York, Rand manages a diversified portfolio of approximately $33,438,043 as of June 30, 2016.

Rand is actively seeking investment opportunities. If you are seeking financing for your business, or are aware of a business that is, please contact us. Together, we can continue to make Western and Upstate New York prosper.