Foresight MEIF Equity Finance
Foresight is pleased to be working in partnership with the Midlands Engine Investment Fund to make equity investments of up to £2m in growing small and medium size businesses across the Midlands, but predominantly in the East and South East Midlands. As a partner of the Midlands Engine Investment Fund, Foresight will be responsible for helping to realise the region’s potential, achieving economic growth and job creation through enterprise.
As a flexible alternative to bank funding or other forms of traditional finance, equity investment is available through Foresight to support a wide range of Midlands companies who are seeking to take their business to the next level. Initial capital of £35m is available for investment over the next five years.
Foresight opened its Nottingham office in 2013, increasing its investment activity in the area, and will have a particular focus on working with companies in the East and South East Midlands, across four Local Enterprise Partnership areas:
Derby, Derbyshire, Nottingham and Nottinghamshire (D2N2 LEP)
Greater Lincolnshire (Greater Lincolnshire LEP)
Leicester and Leicestershire (The Leicester and Leicestershire Enterprise Partnership)
South East Midlands (SEMLEP)