The investment goal of the Company is to provide Ordinary shareholders with a high income and opportunity for capital growth, having provided a capital return sufficient to repay the total ultimate capital entitlement of the Zero Dividend Preference shares issued by the wholly owned subsidiary company SDVP. In the yr to 30 April 2020 there was a decline in Company’s net asset worth per share from 214.19p to 124.86p.
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This spread creates a well diversified portfolio which can, sooner or later, result in a powerful return of dividend income and subsequently regular revenue growth and, in time, capital progress. At this time the current underlying portfolio yield is very exhausting to judge, for apparent causes. However, as a result of the policy over the previous ten years of rising the annual dividend and retaining to income reserves the maximum permitted under the laws regarding funding trusts, the Company is in a robust place and can pay its dividend for some time from amassed reserves.
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The Investment Manager ensures that Directors have timely entry to all related management and monetary information to enable knowledgeable decisions to be made and contacts the Board as required for specific steering. The Company Secretary and Investment Manager put together briefing notes for Board consideration on issues of relevance, for example changes to the Group’s financial and financial environment, statutory and regulatory adjustments and corporate governance greatest apply. The Group’s day-to-day functions have been delegated to numerous service providers, each engaged beneath separate legal agreements. has a wealth of experience within the monetary companies business working in senior positions at Kleinwort Benson, Flemings, Jupiter and most lately as Head of Client Relations, Sales & Marketing for Investment Trusts at Invesco Perpetual, retiring in 2017. He is presently a non-executive director and chairman of Ashoka India Equity Investment Trust plc and a non-govt director of Baillie Gifford European Growth Trust plc, BMO UK High Income Trust plc and Consistent Unit Trust Management Ltd.
The Board of Directors of the Company comprised 4 male Directors within the 12 months to 30 April 2020. The key criteria for the appointment of recent Directors would be the abilities and expertise of candidates having regard additionally to the advantages of diversity in the pursuits of shareholder worth. The Directors are happy that the Board at present incorporates members with an appropriate breadth of skills and expertise and considers succession planning on at least an annual basis, additional particulars of which are on page 26. In relation to future appointments the Board will search to contemplate a wide range of candidates with due regard to variety.