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26 January 2012

Newsletter 2

Welcome to our second newsletter

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  After completing our first full year, we have entered 2012 and we find ourselves busier than ever. Welcome to the second edition of our newsletter where we hope to update you on the progress we have made so far and our plans for the future...  
           
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/ANDY LEACH, CEO, NWBF...
INSPIRING ENTREPRENEURS
The North West Fund is just over a year old and what a year it has been. We have completed 53 deals investing £11m into businesses across the North West. What will the next twelve months hold for The North West Fund?
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/EQUITY ... TAKING YOUR BUSINESS TO THE NEXT LEVEL
According to some of the region's most inspirational entrepreneurs the best way to grow a business without saddling it with debt is to embrace external equity funding. Have you considered an equity partnership for your business?
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/NICK MUNRO ... DESIGNS ON EXPANSION
Award-winning designer, Nick Munro, secured 75,000 funding from The North West Fund for Business Loans. Here Nick explains how the funding has allowed him to target international markets.
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/A HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR FOR ... GLAMOROUS TRAVEL
Manchester-based bespoke tour operator, Glamorous Travel, secured 100,000 funding from The North West Fund for Venture Capital. Yan Zhang, the business founder talks about plans to use the funding to expand and increase turnover.
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/FUND MANAGER ROUND UP ... DEALS, DEALS, DEALS
It has been a busy first year for our fund managers in total we received almost 1,700 enquiries for funding of over £521m. In this article each fund manager gives their review of the past twelve months and looks ahead to the future.
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/THE NORTH WEST ... THE HEART OF THE SME UNIVERSE
In March this year, Liverpool will be hosting the Global Entrepreneur Congress (GEC). Mike Taylor from Liverpool Vision considers how much the North West region has to offer growing businesses, both new and old.
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