On the Up: VCTs Still Proving Popular

Since their launch more than 20 years ago, Venture Capital Trusts (VCTs) have proved to be a popular investment option for many individuals, with the latest figures revealing that more than £7 billion of funds have now been raised through the scheme. VCTs are designed to encourage private individuals to invest in smaller high-risk unquoted … Continue reading On the Up: VCTs Still Proving Popular

Thinking of investing in large Plant and Machinery?

Take advantage of the Temporary Annual Investment Allowance Increase Back in Autumn 2012, the chancellor made a surprise announcement to increase the maximum amount of annual investment allowance (AIA) from £25,000 to £250,000 from 1st January 2013 for a temporary period of 2 years. (Following which, the allowance limit will drop back down to £25,000 … Continue reading Thinking of investing in large Plant and Machinery?