Investment into North West-based companies from overseas has increased dramatically in the first half of 2017 when compared with the same period last year, according to Deloitte.

Deal volumes were high, with the total of 25 transactions up on the 21 seen last year, meaning the average deal value has rocketed threefold to £46m.

It’s a very interesting article detailing some of the key points surrounding the investment activity in the region, well worth a read if this topic interests you.