Review of the Investment and Contract Readiness Fund

The £10 million Investment and Contract Readiness Fund (ICRF) is the world’s first fund dedicated to helping charities and social enterprises acquire the skills they need to raise investment and compete for public service contracts, and it has already made a “significant and positive impact”, according to the independent review by The Boston Consulting Group (BCG).

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Case studies


Read about some of our fantastic investees, who have put together some ground-breaking deals.

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Provider Performance


See an analysis of our cohort of approved providers that looks at numbers of applications submitted and their success rate.

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The Boston Consulting Group reviewed the performance of the Investment and Contract Readiness Fund in early 2014. The complete story is available now.

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