Business Growth Fund

Government sponsored equity investment fund targeted at high-growth UK companies with a turnover between £5 million and £100 million.

The investment package will comprise the following:

  • Investments will range between £2 million and £10 million.
  • Investments will be made for an equity stake of between 10% and 50% in the business and a seat on the board.
  • The average duration of the investment is expected to be five years.
  • The initial fund will invest between £300 million and £350 million over the first two years.
  • There is a total predicted fund of £2.5 billion to be invested over the 7-10 year lifetime of the fund, depending on additional investment capital put forward by the participating banks and other investors.
  • Additional equity and debt facilities may be available as part of a wider capital package put forward by the participating banks and other lenders.