Access to finance: BGF ‘will boost NW deals market’

THE Business Growth Fund will be a cataylst for the regional deals market, according to's Access to Finance supplement, in association with Barclays.

The £2.5bn fund is supported by five UK banks and invests between £2m and £10m in return for a minority equity stake.  It was set up to target a part of the market that is perceived as not being so well catered for in terms of equity investment.

Commenting on the advent of the new fund, Michael Hartig, head of Barclays Manchester said: “I... 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...