Baronsmead VCT 2 plc is a venture capital trust managed by ISIS Equity Partners LLP. It invests in a portfolio of unquoted companies in the United Kingdom, which raise expansion capital or are the subject of a management buy-out or buy-in. The trust primarily invests in the media, business services, consumer, information technology support services, and healthcare sectors. It also invests in companies raising new share capital on the Alternative Investment Market.
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Baronsmead VCT 2 plc Reports Audited Earnings Results for the Year Ended September 30, 2015
Nov 24 15
Baronsmead VCT 2 plc reported audited earnings results for the year ended September 30, 2015. For the period, the company reported unrealised gains on movements in fair value of investments of £8,847,000 against £7,898,000 a year ago. Profit on ordinary activities before taxation was £8,591,000 against £8,090,000 a year ago. Profit for the year, being total comprehensive income for the year was £8,591,000 against £8,090,000 a year ago. Return per ordinary basic share was 10.30 pence against 10.06 pence a year ago. Net asset value per share increased 10.6% to 109.06 pence in the year to September 30, 2015, before deduction of dividends. Net cash outflow from operating activities was £758,000 against £482,000 a year ago.
Baronsmead VCT 2 plc Declares an Interim Dividend for the Year to 30 September 2016, with Payment Date on 18 December 2015
Nov 24 15
The directors of Baronsmead VCT 2 plc have declared an interim dividend of 3.5 pence per share for the year to 30 September 2016. The dividend will be paid on 18 December 2015 to shareholders on the register as of 4 December 2015. The last date for elections for the Dividend Reinvestment Plan is 7 December 2015.
Baronsmead VCT And Baronsmead VCT 2 Propose Merger
Nov 11 15
Baronsmead VCT plc (LSE:BDV) and Baronsmead VCT 2 plc (LSE:BVT) plans to merge. The Boards of Directors of the companies announce that they have entered into discussions regarding a possible merger of Baronsmead VCT and Baronsmead VCT 2. It is intended that the merger will be effected on a NAV for NAV basis by way of a scheme of reconstruction under the Insolvency Act 1986. It is proposed that the merger will be effected by way of a scheme of reconstruction and the winding up of Baronsmead VCT plc under section 110 of the Insolvency Act 1986. Under the terms of the Scheme the assets of Baronsmead VCT plc would be transferred to Baronsmead VCT 2 plc (the "Merged Company") in exchange for the issue of new shares in the merged company to the shareholders of Baronsmead VCT plc on a NAV for NAV basis. The Boards expect to write to their respective shareholders with further details on the terms of the proposed merger in January 2016. It is currently intended that, subject to shareholder approval, the merger will become effective in early February 2016.