For recent start-ups and existing SME businesses seeking to borrow £25k - £100k to kickstart activity
£25k – £100k
For SMEs needing to borrow larger amounts to finance growth
£100k – £750k
For SMEs with ambitious growth plans seeking an equity injection of up to £2m
£50k – £2m
The Northern Powerhouse Investment Fund, supported by the European Regional Development Fund, provides commercially focussed finance through Microfinance, Debt and Equity Finance funds.
NPIF is a collaboration between the British Business Bank and ten Local Enterprise Partnerships (LEPs) in the North West, Yorkshire, the Humber and Tees Valley.
NPIF provides over £400m of investment to boost small and medium business (SME) growth in the North of England.
One of the North’s fastest growing small tech firms has received £2 million funding from NPIF - Mercia Equity Finance...
Clitheroe based door hardware manufacturer Loxta Hardware has secured a £50,000 investment to fund major expansion plan...
Meet some of the businesses who have found the right finance through our programmes and partners
We combine funding from a range of European and domestic sources, including ten LEPs that have pooled their resources to meet the financial needs of smaller businesses.
Outlines the sources of available finance for businesses ranging from start-ups to larger SMEs. It includes advice on how to make financial decisions and plan for expansion, with information drawn from British Business Bank advisors, the ICAEW and
HELPING SMALL AND MEDIUM BUSINESSES IN THE
NORTH OF ENGLAND TO REALISE THEIR POTENTIAL
If your business is located in the North of England and you are looking to start up, scale up or stay ahead, select one of the funding options below to see how NPIF can help.
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Private Equity/Other Fund
LEP Initiative/Growth Hub