British Business Bank Investment Programme: Managed Investment proposals

How to submit a Managed Investment proposal to the British Business Bank Investment Programme.


Building the British Business Bank: Investment Programme - request for proposal for Managed Investments

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Managed Investments are defined as investment, alongside the private sector, into managed lending funds, or other managed lending vehicles that on-lend funds directly to small and medium-sized enterprise (SME) borrowers.

This ‘Request for proposal for Managed Investments’ explains the process, investment criteria, terms and conditions for submitting a Managed Investment proposal for the British Business Bank Investment Programme. It provides potential applicants with the necessary information to decide whether to submit a proposal to the programme, and to ensure that any proposals submitted are aligned to BIS requirements.

This ‘Request for proposal’ relates to Managed Investment proposals only. See also the Guidance for Direct Capital Investments.

For further information on Management Investments and Direct Capital Investments, see the Investment Programme to encourage lending to SMEs.

More information on the British Business Bank Investment Programme.

Published 6 February 2014
Last updated 6 August 2014 + show all updates
  1. Guidance updated following allocation of an additional £100 million funds, and reopening for applications.
  2. First published.