Private Equity’s hunger grows in world of business

Grant Berry
Private equity is increasingly seen as the route for growth for ambitious businesses and investors are showing a growing appetite to get deals done in the North West. Manchester-based NorthEdge is just one of the private equity houses looking for opportunities in the region. It has raised £120m to invest in start-up businesses, saying that it has spotted a gap in the market. The SME fund was raised from existing investors and NorthEdge says it will allow it to broaden its ability to take advantage of attractive investment op... You can carry on reading for free, but you have reached the maximum number of pages an unregistered user can view. To register for an account, click here or login below...