All types of industrial concerns can get accommodation from SFCs and in this sense the scope of activities of state corporations is wider than that of (IFCI). SFCs can:
• Guarantee loans raised by industrial concerns which are repayable within a period not exceeding 20 years and which are floated in the market.
• Underwrite the issue of stocks, shares, bonds pr debentures of industrial concerns;
• Grant loans or advances to industrial concerns repayable within a period not exceeding 20 year; and
• Subscribe to debenture floated by industrial concerns.