Simon Porter: Why founders are the key ingredient to VCT investment

Passion and committment

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Simon Porter: "We frequently have our minds changed about a business after meeting a founder, and a key factor that cannot be conveyed on a PowerPoint slide is the character and passion of the founder (and their team)."
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Simon Porter: "We frequently have our minds changed about a business after meeting a founder, and a key factor that cannot be conveyed on a PowerPoint slide is the character and passion of the founder (and their team)."

The Covid-19 pandemic did not stop 770,000 new businesses from being registered throughout 2020. Here Simon Porter explores why the entrepreneurs' passion and commitment is all-important to VCT investors

Venture capital trusts (VCTs) give investors the opportunity to share in the growth of some of Britain's most exciting and entrepreneurial smaller companies. Investing in a VCT helps these companies to...

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