Downing THREE VCT Plc

Shareholder information

Overview

Downing THREE VCT is a limited life VCT that focuses on asset-backed investments in order to seek capital preservation. The company has undertaken six fundraisings, each issuing a different class of shares.

The process of returning funds to C Share/A Share investors completed on 24 March 2016 and the C and A Shares were cancelled in April 2017. The process of returning funds to D Share/E Share investors completed on 22 December 2017 and the D and E Shares were cancelled in July 2018.

The process of realising investments to return funds to shareholders in respect of the F Shares, H Shares and J Shares is underway.

In line with it's "limited life" plans, on 30 March 2021, the Company commenced a solvent voluntary liquidation and appointed a liquidator in order to reduce running costs and reduce restrictions from the VCT regulations while the process of selling the remaining investments to return funds to shareholders is ongoing.


Additional Information

  • Current NAVs and total returns
    Share classNAV dateNAVTotal returnNotes
    F Shares30 June 202118.7p90.7pUnaudited NAV
    H Shares30 June 202118.7p58.2pUnaudited NAV
    J Shares30 June 202122.2p39.7pUnaudited NAV


  • Share prices
  • Forthcoming Dividends

    No forthcoming dividends currently announced.

  • Dividend history

    A Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    24/03/2016Special14.85

    Total14.85


    C Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    30/07/2010Final5.00
    15/07/2011Final5.00
    25/11/2011Interim2.50
    27/07/2012Final2.50
    30/11/2012Interim2.50
    19/07/2013Final2.50
    27/11/2013Interim2.50
    27/06/2014Final2.50
    20/03/2015Capital50.00
    24/03/2016Special30.51

    Total105.51


    D Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    26/11/2010Interim2.50
    15/07/2011Final2.50
    25/11/2011Interim2.50
    27/07/2012Final2.50
    30/11/2012Interim2.50
    19/07/2013Final2.50
    27/11/2013Interim2.50
    27/06/2014Final2.50
    12/12/2014Interim2.50
    18/12/2015Capital27.00
    24/03/2016Special17.00
    24/03/2017Special13.50
    22/12/2017Special23.69

    Total103.69


    E Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    22/12/2017Special0.10

    Total0.10


    F Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    30/11/2012Interim5.00
    19/07/2013Final2.50
    27/11/2013Interim2.50
    27/06/2014Final2.50
    12/12/2014Interim2.50
    19/06/2015Final2.50
    18/12/2015Interim2.50
    24/06/2016Final2.50
    16/12/2016Interim2.50
    30/06/2017Final2.50
    15/12/2017Interim2.50
    24/04/2018Special19.00
    09/11/2018Special18.00
    08/11/2019Special5.00

    Total72.00


    H Shares

    Date PaidTypePence per share
    12/12/2014Interim5.00
    19/06/2015Final2.50
    18/12/2015Interim2.50
    24/06/2016Final2.50
    16/12/2016Interim2.50
    30/06/2017Final2.50
    15/12/2017Interim2.50
    15/06/2018Final2.50
    14/12/2018Interim2.50
    14/06/2019Final5.00
    08/11/2019Interim5.00
    27/11/2020Interim4.50

    Total39.50


    J Shares

    DateTypePence per share
    14/06/2019Final2.50
    08/11/2019Interim2.50
    19/05/2020Interim2.50
    27/11/2020Interim10.00

    Total17.50


  • AGM
  • Directors
    • Michael Robinson (Chairman)
    • Roger Jeynes
    • Dennis Hale
    • Grant Whitehouse (Company Secretary)
  • Announcements
  • 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 Downing VCT Investor Hub at: downing-vct.cityhub.uk.com

  • TIDMs, ISINs and SEDOLs
    Share classTIDMISINSEDOL
    A SharesDP3AGB00B3D74T59B3D74T5
    C SharesDP3CGB00B3D75146B3D7514
    D SharesDP3DGB00B4V7FP75B4V7FP7
    E SharesDP3EGB00B4VZ1D11B4VZ1D1
    F SharesDP3FGB00B6ZS1P26B6ZS1P2
    H SharesDP3HGB00BH7Y7B35BH7Y7B3
    J SharesDP3JGB00BSTK6426BSTK642


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