Growth fund reaches £50m milestone

Ray O’Donoghue, managing director for Barclays in the Midland
The £370m Barclays Growth Fund has reached its first milestone after supporting investment of £50m in the region’s businesses, a year after the fund was launched. The fund was established to support small and medium-sized businesses across the East and West Midlands to boost jobs and economic growth and followed on from the £250m Midlands Engine Investment Fund (MEIF) – a collaboration between British Business Bank and the region’s ten Local Enterprise Partnerships. The fund so far has offered support to over 80 busines... For the full story register now for free or login below...
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