Acacia Oxford Nanopore holding now exceeds total purchase price of former Woodford portfolio

Realised and unrealised gain

James Baxter-Derrington
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Neil Woodford 'advises' Acacia on the portfolio of assets purchased from his now-collapsed fund
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Neil Woodford 'advises' Acacia on the portfolio of assets purchased from his now-collapsed fund

The total value of Acacia’s investment in Oxford Nanopore both realised and unrealised now stands at $297.5m, which is larger than the approximately £220m the firm paid Link Fund Solutions for a 19-asset life sciences portfolio in December 2020.

Oxford Nanopore's September IPO added almost $120m to the value of Acacia Research's life sciences portfolio, which the firm acquired from the former Woodford Equity Income fund. Acacia chief executive...

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