Hampshire County Council Fund Management Contract
To manage and deliver the Enterprise M3 Fund Management contract.
United Kingdom-Winchester: Banking and investment services
Section I: Contracting authority
I.1)Name and addresses
NUTS code: UKJ3
I.4)Type of the contracting authority
Section II: Object
Enterprise M3 Fund Management
II.1.2)Main CPV code
II.1.3)Type of contract
Hampshire County Council, on behalf of Enterprise M3 LEP (Local Enterprise Partnership), is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced organisation to manage and deliver the Enterprise M3 Fund Management contract, consisting of the following financial products:
— medium term loans,
— equity investment.
— short term trade loans.
II.1.5)Estimated total value
II.1.6)Information about lots
II.2.2)Additional CPV code(s)
II.2.3)Place of performance
Enterprise M3 area: Basingstoke & Deane, East Hampshire, Elmbridge, Guildford, Hart, New Forest,
Runnymede, Rushmoor, Spelthorne, Surrey Heath, Test Valley, Waverley, Winchester, Woking.
II.2.4)Description of the procurement:
Hampshire County Council, on behalf of Enterprise M3 LEP (Local Enterprise Partnership), is seeking a suitably qualified and experienced organisation to manage and deliver the Enterprise M3 Fund Management Service, consisting of the following financial products:
— medium term loans,
— equity investment,
— short term trade loans.
The Fund aim is to provide coverage to SME businesses with high growth potential who are operating within the Enterprise M3 geographic area.
The term of the contract will be for an initial period of 3 years, with possible extensions of a further 7 years, on a 3+2+2 basis.
II.2.7)Duration of the contract, framework agreement or dynamic purchasing system
II.2.10)Information about variants
II.2.11)Information about options
II.2.13)Information about European Union funds
Section III: Legal, economic, financial and technical information
III.1.1)Suitability to pursue the professional activity, including requirements relating to enrolment on professional or trade registers
In accordance with articles 57 — 62 of Directive 2014/24/EC and Regulation 57 of the Public Contracts Regulations 2015. Organisations are advised it is a condition of this contract that all managers and operatives (including subcontractors) are suitably competent to execute all trades and operations encompassed by this Contract in full compliance with UK legislation.
III.1.2)Economic and financial standing
III.1.3)Technical and professional ability
III.2.2)Contract performance conditions:
Please refer to the Invitation To Tender documents.
Section IV: Procedure
IV.1.1)Type of procedure
IV.1.8)Information about the Government Procurement Agreement (GPA)
IV.2.1)Previous publication concerning this procedure
IV.2.2)Time limit for receipt of tenders or requests to participate
IV.2.4)Languages in which tenders or requests to participate may be submitted:
IV.2.6)Minimum time frame during which the tenderer must maintain the tender
IV.2.7)Conditions for opening of tenders
Section VI: Complementary information
VI.1)Information about recurrence
VI.2)Information about electronic workflows
Interested parties should register their interest in the project via the In-Tend website https://in-tendhost.co.uk/hampshire and submit their tender document and stage 1 Questionnaire, together with any requested supporting information by 14:00 5.3.2018. Clarifications regarding the ITT must be submitted via In-Tend by 17:00 20.2.2018.
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VI.5)Date of dispatch of this notice: