BNDES will allocate $ 728 mm to finance small companies 

BNDES will allocate R$ 4 billion ($ 728 million) to fund managers focused on small business financing. The BNDES informed that it will invest in up to 10 private credit funds, these funds seek to provide an alternative to bank loans for companies that are too small to finance themselves by issuing debt or offering shares

Source: UOL Economia