Shore Capital acts as Sole Broker and Financial Adviser on £23.7m placing and subscription for Gore Street Energy Storage Fund

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund (“Gore Street”), a listed energy storage fund providing shareholders with a significant opportunity to invest in a diversified portfolio of utility scale energy storage projects, has successfully raised £23.7m via the placing of new ordinary shares, with Shore Capital acting as the company’s Sole Broker and Financial Adviser.

The net proceeds of the placing will be used to fund investment opportunities from the Investment Adviser’s considerable pipeline of 150 MW of energy storage projects under exclusivity, in accordance with Gore Street’s investment policy and return profile.

Gore Street now has a threefold growth in available capital since IPO.

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Shore Capital +44 (0) 20 7408 4090

Corporate Advisory: Anita Ghanekar / Darren Vickers / Hugo Masefield

Corporate Broking: Henry Willcocks / Fiona Conroy

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Adele Gilbert: +44 (0)74 8477 8331

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