Norsad may invest in any sector other than those listed in the Norsad Finance Exclusion List. Norsad will prioritize businesses that help in diversifying local economies and creating sustainable employment, as well as on export companies generating revenues in currencies matching the loan currency. Norsad financing is directed mainly to expansion and green-field investments, but can include components for working capital financing for the start-up phase of an investment.

The primary target will be medium size private sector entities with growth potential and a solid track record. Norsad may also invest in smaller size enterprises and start-ups with a strong management, a demonstrated track record and integrity.

Norsad may invest in well performing financial intermediaries that have limited access to financing and with business models able to support an acceptable level of return for Norsad.