SFT is asked to oversee the £2.5bn pipeline of projects in the Non-Profit Distributing (NPD) programme – NPD was developed as a new approach to Private Finance Initiative to fund large-scale projects and secure best value for the public sector

SFT’s affordable rent initiative, the National Housing Trust (NHT), sees first contract signed with Scottish Borders Council – this not only leads to additional NHT housing initiatives being launched across Scotland but secures 1,800 affordable rent homes and attracts over £112m of additional investment

SFT @ Ten - Impacts 2019

Scottish Government asks SFT to manage the Tax Incremental Financing programme as a means of securing additional private sector investment in selected areas – this resulted in six approved projects securing multi-million-pound levels of additional inward investment