Call for Greater Coordination between Private and Public sector to address Growth Capital Gap

New report by ScaleUp Institute, Innovate Finance and Deloitte recommends National Growth Blueprint to fill £15bn capital gap to fuel economic prosperity.

Urgent action is required to close the UK’s growth capital gap by accelerating, evolving and expanding existing initiatives under a national framework for growth.

The report, The Future of Growth Capital, stresses that closing the emerging £15bn gap will provide opportunities for aiding the UK’s economic recovery post-Covid, generating future prosperity and boosting regional economies, productivity, innovation and internationalism.

The report lays out five specific and practical recommendations to tackle the long-standing, structural problem of a lack of available capital for scaleup companies.

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