Puma VCT 8 plc – Final results Dec 2013

Puma VCT 8 plc

Final results for the year ended 31 December 2013


  • 70% of funds raised invested in a diverse range of high quality businesses and projects.
  • One third of net assets in VCT qualifying investments at the year-end (on an HMRC basis), on track to meet its 3-year target. 
  • Three non-qualifying secured loans made during the year, offering a significantly higher yield than other deposits or quoted bonds of similar risk to these secured loans.
  • 10p per share of dividends paid since inception, 5p in respect of 2013, equivalent to a 7.1% per annum tax-free running yield on net investment.
  • Strong pipeline of investments as the Company completes its second year of operations.



Accounts 2013-12-31 Puma VCT 8 plc.pdf