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The best fund managers can demonstrate impact beyond investment in how they enable the growth of investee companies…

The Best VCT Investment Manager Award recognises providers specialising in Venture Capital Trusts who can demonstrate innovation in product development and impact on SME growth. Reviewed in context of size of client base and proportion of VCT investment in client portfolios, a panel of judges will score each entry based on questions related to Increase in investment volume and performance, Impact on investee companies, Product development, Due diligence and Adviser outreach.


Rhodri Whitlock, Partner, Crowe UK LLP

“It has been a lot more challenging for Investment Managers managing and building investment portfolios to deliver sustainable target returns in recent years. They have had to work hard to navigate key regulatory changes, the Brexit uncertainty and market volatility. On the flip side we seem to be at a time of unprecedented innovation across a range of sectors, which has provided real opportunities for forward thinking teams. Having worked with the sector for over 20 years, I am delighted that Crowe is sponsoring the 2018 Best VCT Investment Manager”