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British Smaller Companies VCT plc (BSV) Ordinary 10p

Sell:70.00p Buy:73.00p 0 Change: No change
Market closed Prices as at close on 26 March 2019 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
Sell:70.00p
Buy:73.00p
Change: No change
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Sell:70.00p
Buy:73.00p
Change: No change
Market closed Prices as at close on 26 March 2019 Prices delayed by at least 15 minutes | Switch to live prices |
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Open:
71.50p
Trade high:
72.50p
Year high:
75.50p
Estimated NAV:
73.73
Previous close:
71.50p
Trade low:
70.40p
Year low:
68.50p
Premium/Discount:
-3.02%
Previous:
0.00p (0.00%)
Previous:
0.00p
Volume:
33,964
Dividend yield:
15.38%
Currency:
GBX
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Trust Basics

Benchmark: n/a
Annual management charge: 2% of Net Assets
Performance fee: Yes
Ongoing charge: 2.64%
Dividend yield: 15.38%
Dividend frequency: None
Total assets: £82m
Gross gearing: 100%
Market capitalisation:Market cap.: £79m
Shares in issue: 111.00 million
Legal structure Closed Ended Investment Company
Domicile: United Kingdom
ISIN GB0001403152

Recent dividends paid or declared by British Smaller Companies VCT plc:

Type Ex-div date Payment date Amount
2nd interim 17/01/2019 15/02/2019 7.00p
Interim 19/04/2018 18/05/2018 4.00p
Interim 04/05/2017 26/05/2017 5.75p
Interim 15/12/2016 18/01/2017 2.00p
Special 15/12/2016 18/01/2017 14.50p

This data is provided by Digital Look. HL accepts no responsibility for its accuracy and you should independently check data before making any investment decision.

Full dividend history

Five years' total annual British Smaller Companies VCT plc dividends:

Financial
year end
Dividend
yield
Dividend
cover
Total dividend
paid
31/03/2018 7.70% 0.17 n/a
31/03/2017 2.50% 0.82 n/a
31/03/2016 5.90% 0.42 6.50p
31/03/2015 6.30% 0.38 8.00p
31/03/2014 4.00% 0.37 5.50p

All dividend data is calculated excluding any special dividends. Historical dividends may be adjusted to reflect any subsequent rights issues and corporate actions.

Full dividend history

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Objective

The Company's investment policy is to create a portfolio that blends a mix of businesses operating in established industries with those that offer opportunities in the application and development of innovation. Investing across a range of sectors including software, information technology and telecommunications, retail and brands, business services, manufacturing and industrial services and healthcare and these investments will primarily be in unquoted companies.

NET ASSET VALUE (NAV)

Estimated NAV: 73.73
Latest actual NAV: 81.10
Latest actual NAV date: 31 December 2018
Premium/Discount: -3.02%
12m average Premium/Discount: -6.05%
NAV frequency: Quarterly
Time / date Time Buy / sell Type Volume Price Value
13:11 - 26/03 13:11
26/03
Buy 5000 72.50p £3,625.00
09:44 - 26/03 09:44
26/03
Sell 3000 70.40p £2,112.00
09:23 - 26/03 09:23
26/03
Sell 12793 70.40p £9,006.27
16:22 - 21/03 16:22
21/03
Buy 1731 69.91p £1,210.13
16:16 - 21/03 16:16
21/03
Sell 3000 67.00p £2,010.00

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Security Weight
Other Investments 6.15%
Microsoft Corp 5.68%
Intelligent Office Uk (Io Outsourcing Limited T/A 5.60%
Acc Aviation (Via New Acc (2014) Limited) 5.38%
Mangar Health 4.78%
Eikoh Holdings Inc 3.45%
Gtk (Holdco) 3.38%
Deep-Sea Leisure PLC 3.29%
Business Collaborator 3.22%
Springboard 3.18%

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Country Weight
United Kingdom 6.48%
United States 5.68%
Japan 3.45%
Australia 1.77%
Philippines 1.51%
India 1.14%

Key Dates

Launch date: 4 April 1996
Financial year end: March
Next AGM: September 2019
Data policy - All information should be used for indicative purposes only. You should independently check data before making any investment decision. HL cannot guarantee that the data is accurate or complete, and accepts no responsibility for how it may be used. Prices provided by NBTrader. Charts provided by Factset. Dividend data provided by Digital Look. Recent trade data provided by MoneyAM. Trust basics, holding data, key dates, objective and NAV provided by Morningstar.

The London Stock Exchange does not disclose whether a trade is a buy or a sell so this data is estimated based on the trade price received and the LSE-quoted mid-price at the point the trade is placed. It should only be considered an indication and not a recommendation.

Trades priced above the mid-price at the time the trade is placed are labelled as a buy; those priced below the mid-price are sells; and those priced close to the mid-price or declared late are labelled 'N/A'.