Archives for 2019

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Britain breaks record for longest continuous period running without coal AGAIN

Britain went coal free for 336 hours (2 weeks), thereby breaking the previous record set in April 2019 over Easter for more than 90 hours. This is the first time since the industrial revolution to go this long producing power without coal. RenewableUK’s Deputy Chief Executive Emma Pinchbeck said: ‘Coal was the backbone of the...

A decade on AIM – Ken Wotton

Gresham House’s Ken Wotton has been running the LF Gresham House UK Micro Cap Fund for over a decade and has a learnt a thing or two along the way about the AIM market. To celebrate the 10th Anniversary, Ken laid out his top ten lessons learned with Citywire Wealth Manager – you can take...

Director’s Talk – Gresham House plc’s AGM

This Director’s Talk article features our Non-Executive Chairman, Anthony Townsend’s AGM statement regarding progress with management plans in the first half of 2019 and our successful organic growth. He also mentions the international expansion of our Forestry division, with the proposed organic growth into Ireland.

Samee Khan appointed as Gresham House General Counsel

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Samee Khan as General Counsel. Samee joins Gresham House from the Abu Dhabi Investment Authority (ADIA), where he was responsible for establishing and then leading the legal and compliance function within its Private Equities Department. Samee has over 21 years of legal, commercial and financial experience covering...

Gresham House Energy Storage Fund plc announces placing of up to 75 million new Ordinary Shares

Last Friday, the Board of  Gresham House Energy Storage Fund plc was pleased to release to the market its latest operational update, declare a maiden dividend of 1.4p per Ordinary Share for the period from inception to 31 March 2019 and to announce the opening of a Placing Programme for up to 75 million new...

The Sunday Times’ ‘Fund Focus’ Section – Gresham House UK Micro Cap Fund

Gresham House UK Micro Cap Fund was featured in The Sunday Times’ ‘Fund Focus’ section. The column looks at what the fund does; what it invests in; the performance; what the manager says; and what the experts say. Quote: What the experts say “Smaller companies are a rich hunting ground for talented fund managers because...

UK breaks record for longest continuous period running without coal

The UK went coal free for more than 90 hours over the Easter weekend, thereby breaking the previous record set on April 2018 of 76 hours and 10 minutes. This encouraging rise of renewable energy sources such as wind and solar exposes the serious lack of storage capacity with which to control the supply from...

Gresham House Ventures completed deal with CISIV in 2018

Gresham House Ventures announces its investment into CISIV, which took place last year. CISIV is a technology business providing electronic data capture, management and analytics to pharma companies and clinical research organisations. CISIV’s product, Baseline Plus, is a SaaS tool which allows users to design, manage and analyse data collection from real world drug trials,...

Tony Dalwood’s interview with Directors Talk on Annual Results for year ended 31 December 2018

In this interview with Director’s Talk, Tony Dalwood, CEO, provides an overview of the recently announced Annual Results for Gresham House plc (LON:GHE), covering the strong and sustainable growth of 2018, future growth potential, the growing market for alternative asset management and Gresham House’s strong balance sheet.

Ken Wotton wins Fund Manager of the Year Award for Quoted Investments

Congratulations to Ken Wotton for winning the Fund Manager of the Year Award for Quoted Investments.