The North West Fund
The North West Fund is a £155m investment fund established to provide debt and equity funding from £25,000 – £2m to small and medium sized enterprises based in, or relocating to, the North West of England.
The fund is divided into 7 specific funds managed by experienced fund managers who invest in businesses ranging from start-ups to established businesses looking to grow.
Finance is available in the form of loans, equity or mezzanine finance.
The North West Fund is suitable for most business sectors, the main exceptions being retail businesses and primary production industries such as agriculture.
The North West Fund is provided by the European Regional Development Fund and the European Investment Bank.