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UNW advises drug wholesaler in crucial finance raising

Deal experts at business advisers and chartered accountants UNW have assisted a Northumberland pharmaceutical wholesaler to secure a six-figure funding boost to grow its business and create 25 jobs

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Business growth fund celebrates 650th investment

A regional business growth fund has achieved the significant milestone of making its 650th investment in North East companies.

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Oldham-based manufacturer to expand after receiving seven-figure funding package

An Oldham-based manufacturer, Quantum Profile Systems Limited is to continue expanding, following the purchase of its business premises, with support of a seven-figure funding package from Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking and The North West Fund for Loans Plus, managed by FW Capital.

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Fund proves a business boost for Middlesbrough company

A Middlesbrough firm has secured a contract worth nearly £1m with backing from the £10m Tees Valley Catalyst Fund and Lloyds Bank Commercial Banking.

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Pioneering TVU catalyst fund makes first investment

A pioneering £10million fund, which is being spearheaded by Tees Valley Unlimited (TVU) to help companies bid for work, has made its first investment.

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The Greater Manchester Loan Fund and The North West Fund combine to back Intelling with £500,000 investment

Tele-marketing experts Intelling look to grow with financial backing from the GMLF and The North West Fund for Loans Plus.

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NVM Private Equity invests £3.5 million in Its All Good premium snacks business

NVM Private Equity (NVM) has invested £3.5 million of development capital in Gateshead based Its All Good (IAG), an innovative high-quality snack manufacturer specialising in premium tortilla chips.

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