Part of Investment Week's Tax Efficiency Awards series
Winner of Education Initiative of the Year
How are VCTs and EIS products doing?
Highest since 2005/6
Reviewing their popularity
Offer stands until 31 December
Ceremony takes place on 30 November
Ahead of this year's Budget
New green finance standards also unveiled
Winners announced on 21 November
Tax-efficient investment commentators predict demand for venture capital trusts (VCTs) will be "huge" this tax year but warn fundraising levels could be hit by a lack of available capacity and other pressures from new rules.
Just shy of 2005/6 tax year's £779m figure
Remaining schemes to invest in
Royal Assent received today
Assets under influence up to £435m
Best VCTs, EIS and BPR/IHT schemes honoured
Complements Fund Twenty8
There was major news in the Autumn Budget for the enterprise investment scheme (EIS), with significant changes that greatly enhance what was already a world-leading set of tax incentives, writes Dermot Campbell is CEO of Kuber Ventures.
Industry welcomes Hammond's plans to boost UK scale-up companies but challenges remain to attract 'mainstream' investment
Industry commentators have welcomed Chancellor Philip Hammond's plans to support the growth of early-stage UK companies, as announced in last week's Budget, but some are sceptical about whether the changes could help raise significantly more capital through...
Support for knowledge-intensive businesses
Investment Week is delighted to announce the winners for this year's Investment Company of the Year Awards.
Despite the UK being home to one of the world's most dominant financial centres, it ranks only 13th in the OECD in terms of the number of scale-up businesses based in the country.
Ahead of this year's event