F&C Private Equity Trust PLC (FPEO)

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Company Description

F&C Private Equity Trust PLC is a public limited investment trust incorporated in United Kingdom on October 6, 1997. F&C Investment Business Limited is the investment manager of the trust. The Company's objective is to achieve long-term capital growth through investment in private equity assets, whilst providing shareholders with a predictable and above average level of dividend funded from a combination of the Company's revenue and realized capital profits. It makes private equity investments by taking stakes in private equity focused limited partnerships, offshore funds, investment companies and investment trusts. The Company also purchase secondary private equity fund interests and also makes direct private equity investments, mainly through co-investments with the funds in which invested. Funds are well-diversified by industry, geography and stage of investment...