SME Leaders Entrepreneur Acceleration Program (SME-LEAP)


To provide financial assistance to committed and visionary entrepreneurs who have been awarded with short term contracts in construction, civil, mechanical, engineering, landscaping works and others

Financing type
Financing rate

BFR + 1.5% per annum (Annuity Monthly Rest)

Financing tenure
  • Working capital – Up to 7 years
  • Fixed asset –Up to 10 years
Financing amount (max)

RM2.5 million

Purpose of Financing
Working Capital
Eligibility criteria
  • Within the national definition of SME as defined by Bank Negara Malaysia
  • Registered under the Companies Commission of Malaysia Act 2001 or Co-Operatives Societies Act 1993
  • The company has been in operation for a minimum of two (2) years
  • Applicants are required to attend the Leaders Entrepreneurship Acceleration Program (LEAP) by SME Bank - CEDAR
Application procedure

Applicants can submit complete financing application directly to SME Bank through their branch networks nationwide. For further enquiries & free consultation or details on SME-LEAP program, please contact Customer Service Centre via the toll free number 1 800 88 3131 or visit

For further information

Small Medium Enterprise
Development Bank Malaysia Berhad
Menara SME Bank
Jalan Sultan Ismail
50250 Kuala Lumpur
Tel: 1800-88-3131