MSIF provides funding of up to £2million+ to SMEs across the Liverpool City Region, North West and North Wales.
Set up in 1994 to promote economic growth in the region by addressing the funding gap, MSIF has since invested funds totalling over £190million in over 2,250 businesses. This funding has created and preserved around 16,000 jobs and brought in more than £300million investment from the private sector on the back of its own investments.
What one top tip would you give to a business owner embarking on a growth plan?
Ensure you have the right people behind your plan with the drive, ambition, knowhow and motivation to achieve your businesses goals and objectives. Be willing to learn and be open to talking advice from experts.
Why is Lancashire a great place to grow a business?
We know that the SME community of Lancashire is ever growing. Lancashire has robust opportunity for skilled staff, space and business support – all of which is needed to growing a successful business.
Why are you backing Boost Business Lancashire?
We aim to help as many businesses as we can. We have the funds and flexibility to be able to do so within Lancashire, and by working together with Boost Business Lancashire, we can reach those businesses who may truly need our support.