Funding Small, Growing Businesses for Over 50 Years

Rand Capital is an externally-managed Business Development Company (BDC) with a wholly-owned subsidiary licensed by the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) as a Small Business Investment Company (SBIC). The Company’s investment objective is to maximize total return to its shareholders with current income and capital appreciation by focusing its debt and related equity investments in privately-held, lower middle market companies with committed and experienced managements in a broad variety of industries.

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Investing in and Assisting Entrepreneurs

Our Small Business Investment Company (SBIC) license provides us access to long-term, low interest, fixed rate loans from the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA).

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For over 20 years, the focus of our executive management team has been steady and consistent - supporting entrepreneurs and driving returns on our invested capital.

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Rand Capital Corporation
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Nov 17, 2020 • 8:35am EST Rand Capital Makes Largest Initial Funding of $3.8 Million with Caitec Inc.

BUFFALO, N.Y.--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Rand Capital Corporation (Nasdaq: RAND) (“Rand”), a business development company, today announced that it recently funded an initial investment in Caitec Inc., a rapidly growing provider of specialty pet products. Rand invested $3.5 million through a 14% subordinated secured note and an additional $300,000 in Class A Preferred stock. Allen F. (“Pete”) Grum, President and Chief Executive Officer, noted, “The investment in Caitec represents a key… Read More

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