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22 September 2011

Newsletter 1

Welcome to our first newsletter

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  As we all settle back into work after summer, we are delighted to welcome you to the first edition of The North West Fund News, and to update you on the progress of the Fund so far.  
           
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/ANDY LEACH, CEO, NWBF...
GROWTH AMBITIONS
To date well over 1,000 applications for almost £400m of funding have been received and 31 investments have completed. So with a successful first eight months under our belts, what does the remainder of 2011 hold in store for The North West Fund?
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/A SPOTLIGHT ON.. THE NORTH WEST FUND FOR DEVELOPMENT CAPITAL
Investment director at YFM Equity Partners, Simon Cleaver, provides his thoughts on why ambitious management teams should consider bringing in an investor with a financial interest in growing the equity value of their business to support their growth strategies.
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/REVIEW... DEALS IN MOTION
By the end of August 2011, The North West Fund had completed 31 investments, injecting an average of £182k into each business. View a roundup of all the latest deal activity from the six funds.
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/CASE STUDY... A CLEAR VISION FOR
GROWTH
The North West Fund for Venture Capital recently made an investment of £500,000 in Cheshire-based Power Vision. Here, chief executive at Power Vision, Tony Williams, outlines his experiences of accessing growth finance via The North West Fund.
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/EVENTS... THE NORTH WEST FUND ON
TOUR
Since our official launch event in February, Andy Leach and the team of six fund managers have taken their roadshow to all corners of the region to spread the word about The North West Fund.
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/COMMENT... DAVID MOWAT MP
David Mowat, Conservative MP for Warrington South, provides his thoughts on economic growth in the North West, discussing HS2, high growth sectors, skills and support to SMEs
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