Government fund of funds
Development institute of the Russian Federation

RVC — is the Russian government’s fund of funds and the development institute of the Russian Federation, one of country’s key tools to create and expand the national innovation system. The company has a wide range of programs to develop Russia’s venture investment market establish educational and organizational services for market players, as well as increase the ability of Russian technology companies to compete in the global marketplace.

RVC’s main objectives are to promote Russia’s venture investment industry, and to take on the role as the project office for the National Technology Initiative (NTI).

  • 26
    RVC-backed funds operating as of 2016
    RUB billion is the total value of RVC-backed funds
  • 22.5
    RUB billion total volume of RVC's investment obligations in fund creation during the period of operation
    RUB billion total amount of approved investments in portfolio companies in 2016
  • 214
    projects approved for investment during RVC’s operations
    design companies investments approved by funds with the RVC capital in 2016
  • 17
    RUB billion total volume of approved investments in innovation companies during the period of operation
    exits from portfolio companies as at the end of 2016
  • 4,237
    applications from technological entrepreneurs from 30 countries and 250 cities received by GenerationS-2016
    representatives of venture capital market participated in the "Innovation Ecosystem" 2016 Forum
  • 222.3
    RUB billion — the total revenue of companies of the "TechUp"
    thousand people from 99 countries took part in the "Open Innovation" Forum in 2016
  • 300
    private investors were attracted by the Business Angels "Volga Angels"
    representatives of the investment community attended the first Russian-Chinese Forum "Investing in Innovation"