Chrysalis VCT Plc

Shareholder information

Overview

Chrysalis VCT plc is a generalist venture capital trust. On 26 November 2020, the Company went into member's voluntary liquidation and is now working to exit from its remaining investments to return proceeds to shareholders.

In 2005, Downing Classic VCT plc, Downing Classic VCT 2 plc and i-Net VCT plc merged with Downing Classic VCT 3 plc to form Chrysalis VCT plc.

If you have received an unsolicited telephone call from somebody seeking to buy your Chrysalis VCT shares please visit our Boiler Room Scams page for more details.

Update 29 October 2021: The Company has published an update for shareholders which can be found in the "Other documents" section below.

Update 16 Aug 2021: The management of Chrysalis VCT are aware that another VCT has announced that it has received proceeds in respect of the sale of its holding in Coolabi. Please note that this is a separate transaction to that in which Chrysalis VCT is involved. Negotiations on the Chrysalis VCT transaction continue and management are hopeful that it will complete soon. Chrysalis will update shareholders when there is firm news.

Additional information

  • Current NAV and total returns
    Share classNAV dateNAVTotal ReturnNotes
    Ordinary Shares30 September 202042.8p 148.5pAdjusted for dividend paid 24 Nov 2021


  • Share prices
  • Forthcoming Dividends

    No forthcoming dividends currently announced.

  • Dividend history

    Ordinary Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    28/02/2002Final1.20
    21/02/2003Final1.75
    20/04/2004Final1.00
    03/09/2004Interim1.50
    15/07/2005Interim3.00
    04/04/2006Final2.00
    02/03/2007Interim3.00
    20/03/2008Final3.50
    25/07/2008Interim2.00
    15/12/2008Interim4.00
    31/07/2009Interim2.00
    16/04/2010Final2.00
    30/07/2010Interim1.50
    31/03/2011Final1.50
    29/07/2011Interim1.50
    30/03/2012Final2.50
    31/07/2012Interim1.75
    30/04/2013Final3.25
    31/07/2013Interim1.75
    30/04/2014Final3.25
    31/07/2014Interim9.25
    06/03/2015Final3.25
    08/05/2015Interim4.00
    26/02/2016Final3.25
    29/07/2016Interim3.75
    28/02/2017Final3.25
    04/08/2017Interim1.75
    04/08/2017Special3.00
    02/03/2018Interim3.25
    03/08/2018Interim1.75
    03/08/2018Special3.00
    29/03/2019Final3.25
    26/07/2019Interim1.75
    26/07/2019Special2.25
    21/02/2020Final3.25
    30/09/2020Interim1.75
    24/11/2021Special10.00

    Total105.70


  • Directors
    • Martin Knight (Chairman)
    • Julie Baddeley
    • Robert Jeens
    • Grant Whitehouse (Company Secretary)
  • Share Registrars

    With effect from August 2021, the Company’s share register is maintained by:
    The City Partnership (UK) Limited
    The Mending Rooms
    Park Valley Mills
    Meltham Road
    Huddersfield
    HD4 7BH

    Tel: 01484 240 910
    Email: registrars@city.uk.com

    You can see details of your shareholding, transaction and dividend history and update your personal details by using the Investor Hub at: chrysalis-vct.cityhub.uk.com

  • Announcements
  • Unsolicited telephone calls

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