Featuring: ECSC Group plc (ECSC), Avacta Group plc (AVCT), HarbourVest Global Private Equity (HVPE) and Ten Lifestyle Group (TENG).
ECSC Group plc (ECSC): Established in 2000, ECSC is the UK’s longest running full-service cyber security information provider, specialising in 24/7/365 security breach detection and Artificial Intelligence (AI).
Avacta Group plc (AVCT): Avacta has developed a proprietary alternative to antibodies called Affimer technology. Antibodies dominate markets worth in excess of $100bn despite their shortcomings. Affimer® technology has been designed to address many of these negative performance issues, and has key technical and commercial benefits over antibodies.
HarbourVest Global Private Equity Ltd (HVPE): is a 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.
Ten Lifestyle Group (TENG): Ten Lifestyle Group Plc is a lifestyle and travel platform providing trusted concierge services to the world’s wealthy and mass affluent, often paid for by world leading brands who provide the service to its most valued customers. Ten believes that it will become the most trusted service platform in the world because it uses its buying power, technology and expertise for the benefit of its millions of members globally and because it disrupts the existing travel and lifestyle service sectors with a subscription model, where others rely on supplier commissions.
These events consist of a 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 to Full ShareSoc Members but there is a charge for others 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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