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Enterprise Fund has captured imagination of business community

Tue, 01 Sep 2015

An Enterprise Fund that would cost the taxpayer £50 million has "captured the imagination" of both local and international business.

That's according to Economic Development's chief executive officer - who says a consultation on the new scheme is proving successful. 
It's designed to support the growth of new business through grants, loans and equity investments for start-ups already based here, and others located elsewhere. 
Minister Laurence Skelly hopes it will create new jobs and 'future-proof' the economy. 
Chris Corlett gives us a progress update: 


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