The Greater Manchester Investment Fund is a series of investment funds aimed at encouraging business growth and investment in property and infrastructure.
Achievements to date:
- £123m invested into over 110 businesses in Greater Manchester creating/safeguarding over 7,450 jobs
- Commercial property funds have supported the development of 349,048 sq mt of commercial floor space and the redevelopment of 23 hectares of brownfield land
- £445m invested into residential development across 52 sites in Greater Manchester, supporting the building of over 6,100 new homes
- Private sector funds leveraged to date of circa £1.1 billion
Overall, our ambition is for Greater Manchester to become a financially self-sustaining city, sitting at the heart of a Northern Powerhouse with the size, the assets, the skilled population and political and economic influence to rival any global city. We are hugely optimistic about our future as a place to invest.