Andrew Aldridge explores why advisers tend not to consider EIS for clients despite most funds accepting investments from £10,000 pounds. Yes, such funds should absolutely be considered 'high risk and illiquid' but is education also part of the problem?...
Partner Insight: The sector will need time and a 'degree of adjustment' if it is to steer away from its reliance on buyouts and move towards growth investing over the long-term.
Partner Insight: A renewed focus on 'knowledge-intensive' companies should help investors realise that these entrepreneurial companies are found in sectors other than biotech or technology.
Partner Insight: Investment in the VCT sector has traditionally lagged in terms of the technology and infrastructure available for investors. This is finally changing, says David Lovell, operations director at GrowthInvest