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Our online eligibility checklist helps you see which type of
finance might be right for your business.
The North West Fund for Venture Capital is designed to
support entrepreneurs build high growth companies. With an emphasis
on backing people with a talent for business, it provides risk
capital for new and early-stage start-up companies, in return for
an equity share.
The Fund will invest in most industry sectors including
technology - but excluding those served by the focused sector funds
for Energy & Environmental, Biomedical and Digital &
The Fund supports start-up and early-stage companies with a
wealth of advice and a network of contacts to work with you to
maximise the growth of your business. We are particularly keen to
support young entrepreneurs by matching them with successful
business leaders in their sector to provide support and
The North West Fund for Venture Capital provides finance
ranging from £50,000 to £2million. In return, the Fund Manager
will require an equity share in the business. Capital structures
can include a combination of equity and loan support as best suits
the needs of the company.
Enterprise Ventures manages the
North West Fund for Venture Capital. For further information about
this fund, please contact Enterprise Ventures by email or telephone 0845 094