This document invites institutions to join Co‑operatives UK and our partnership of anchor institutional investors, to grow the thriving community shares market via investment in the Booster Fund.
From community pubs and shops to green energy projects, community shares have created homes for the homeless, helped fans to own their football clubs, and saved hundreds of vital community buildings and spaces. Over the past decade £180 million has been raised through community shares which has been invested in 480 community businesses across the UK.
This document invites institutions to join Co‑operatives UK and our partnership of anchor institutional investors, to grow the thriving community ownership movement through investment in the Booster Fund.
The Booster Fund offers the best route to market for institutional investors who want to support community ownership.
Join us and help mobilise community investors to achieve enduring social and economic change. Our conscientious investment approach builds strong and resilient businesses, to trade sustainably for decades to come and benefit their communities.
Become an institutional investor in community shares
For further information or a discussion on how your organisation can get involved with the Booster Fund, get in touch at: [email protected]