New Markets Catalyst Fund

The New Markets Catalyst Fund is a revolving loan program created to address the need for small business lending in distressed neighborhoods in the City of Atlanta. A total of $250,000 is available for loans to qualified businesses in New Markets Tax Credits eligible low-income census tracts.

Launched in 2012, this revolving loan program is funded by Atlanta Emerging Markets, Inc. (“AEMI”), a community development entity wholly-owned by Invest Atlanta that seeks to spur job creation, economic development and neighborhood revitalization in under-served parts of the City of Atlanta.

New Markets Catalyst Fund Fact Sheet