Featuring: HarbourVest Global Private Equity, Speedy Hire and a presentation by Roger Lawson.
- HarbourVest Global Private Equity (HVPE): London listed, FTSE 250 private equity investment company with assets of $1.6 billion (at 30 November 2017) and a market capitalisation of approximately £1.0 billion. HVPE invests in private companies and portfolios of private companies through funds managed by HarbourVest Partners, an innovative global private markets asset manager with more than 35 years of experience.
- Speedy Hire (SDY): Speedy Hire Plc is a tools, equipment and plant hire services company. The Company’s segments include UK & Ireland Asset Services and International Asset Services. UK & Ireland Asset Services delivers asset management and focuses on relationship management. International Asset Services delivers overseas projects and facilities management contracts by providing a managed site support service. Its geographical segments include UK, Ireland and Other countries. It operates across the construction, infrastructure and industrial markets. Its hire fleet comprises a range of small tools, specialist equipment, and large plant vehicles and machinery. It also retails a range of tools and equipment, as well as safety personal protective equipment (PPE) and site supplies.
- Roger Lawson: Investor Roger Lawson will be presenting his new book ‘Business Perspective Investing and Why Financial Numbers Are Not Important When Picking Shares’. The book explains what you should really be looking at if you are to avoid the dogs of the investment world and pick the winners instead. A book for all who wish to learn more about the art of investing.
These events consist of 25-minute presentation by each company followed by 15 minutes of questions and answers. Companies presenting are interesting growth companies of small/medium cap size. Refreshments and a buffet are provided free of charge and you get the opportunity to talk directly to the directors of the presenting companies. This is also a great opportunity to socialise with your fellow investors and discuss these and other investment opportunities. These seminars are open to anyone with an interest in stock market investing.
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