Issue details

LCR 92 - Strategic Investment Fund: Praetura Liverpool City Region Growth Fund

Recommendation to approve a £5,000,000 investment by the LCR Combined Authority in the Praetura Growth LCR Growth Fund. The fund would provide venture capital funding to tech-led and tech-enabled Liverpool City Region businesses to help them scale-up and create job creation and innovation.


This is a key decision by virtue of the quantum and community impact of the finance provided.

Decision type: Key

Reason Key: Financial and Community Impact;

Decision status: For Determination

Local Authorities affected: (All Local Authorities);

Notice of proposed decision first published: 13/08/2019

Decision due: 24 Jan 2020 by Liverpool City Region Combined Authority

Lead director: Mark Bousfield

Contact: Ben Heywood Email:


  • •All documents to be considered by the Combined Authority in relation to this item will be published in due course, in accordance with the relevant regulations , with the agenda for the meetings. These reports can be accessed via the 'Agenda, Minutes and Meetings' link to the right of this page