A high level delegation from the Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) recently visited Trafford Park precision engineering firm Torkington Engineers to see at first hand the way they are using Apprenticeships to secure the future of their business
CycleManchester has opened its doors in Stamford House in Altrincham after receiving a £19k loan from Start Up Now, the North West arm of the government’s national £150m Start Up Loans programme.
Last montha Paul Breen, and Akshay Bhatnagar of Co, Greater Manchester’s new Angel Investment service, were invited to an event at Number 11 Downing Street by the UK Business Angel Association
Entrepreneur Sam Ward and his father have joined forces to launch their own microbrewery, The Tweed Brewing Company, after receiving a £18k loan from Start Up Now the North West arm of the government’s national £150m Start Up Loans programme that is delivered by Business Finance Solutions
Business Finance Solutions (BFS) has announced its first award to a business from the newly launched £3m North West Fund for Micro Loans.
Manchester’s reputation as a global business location has been lifted by its inclusion in the renowned Financial Times’ fDi magazine ‘Global Cities of the Future 2014/15’ report
Latham & Watkins, one of the world’s top 5 global law firms, has announced plans to open a new business services office in Manchester, citing the city’s highly qualified talent pool as an influencing factor