Powerhouse fund hits the £100m mark
The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund is marking another milestone as it celebrates backing £100m of investment across the Northern Powerhouse region.
The Fund has directly invested £60m in small and medium sized companies since its launch, in deals that have attracted an additional £40m of investment from the private sector.
Investments from the fund cover a broad range of business types with a strong appetite evidenced from manufacturing and high-tech businesses with a total of £11m and £15m invested in these sectors respectively.
To date, it has made over 300 investments in small... read more
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