Foresight Group News

Foresight makes growth capital investment into PowerLinks and appoints “industry veteran” Chairman and CFO

LONDON, 13 February 2018:  Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has invested several million pounds of growth capital from Foresight VCT plc (“FVCT”) into PowerLinks Media Limited (“PowerLinks” or the “Company”). The investment completes a larger Series A round of funding, with additional participation fro...

Foresight appointed equity fund manager for Midlands Engine Investment Fund

Secretary of State Sajid Javid announced the launch of three funds providing up to £100 million of equity finance to redress a regional imbalance in SME funding options Launch is the latest wave of the £250 million Midlands Engine Investment Fund Builds on over £1 billion of funding already being pr...

Foresight sells ICA Digital, generating a 2.4x return for investors

LONDON, 23 February 2018: Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has sold its investment in ICA Digital (“ICA”), realising a 2.4x return, through a trade sale to ASL Group. Foresight originally invested £2 million to fund the management buyout of ICA Digital, a managed print services business based in Horle...

Foresight’s Italian Green Bond Fund achieves first close at €70 million

Rome/London: 22 January 2018 , Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the first close of the Foresight Italian Green Bond Fund (“The Fund”) at €70 million. The Fund represents a number of firsts: The Fund is the first infrastructure debt fund raised by Foresight. The Fund is the fi...

Conrad Colman wins ‘Achievement of the Year’ at Yachts and Yachting Awards 2018 for his epic Vendee Globe

Huge congratulations to Conrad Colman, #crazykiwi, who was awarded ‘Achievement of the Year’ for his epic 110-day Vendee Globe odyssey at the Yachts and Yachting Awards, hosted at the London Boat Show. The award was voted by the readers of Yachts and Yachting. Colman is the first and only man to com...

Foresight boosts waste processing to over 2 million tonnes per annum with batch acquisition of operational Anaerobic Digestion and composting assets

Foresight launches AD aggregation strategy 20 Anaerobic Digestion plants under management across the UK 40 waste projects generating 137MW of clean renewable energy London, 09 January 2018:   Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the completion of the acquisition of an operational...

Foresight backs advertising technology business Nano Interactive

London, 04 January 2018 - Foresight is pleased to announce a £3.5m growth capital investment into Nano Interactive Group Limited (“Nano”), a leading advertising technology business, on behalf of Foresight VCT plc. To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click here .  Nano was founded in ...

Foresight Solar Fund Limited completes the acquisition of three Queensland solar farms

London / Sydney 03 January 2018:   Foresight is pleased to confirm the completion of the acquisition of the Canadian Solar Inc. (“Canadian Solar”) (NASDAQ: CSIQ) portfolio by Foresight Solar Fund Limited (“FSFL”) consisting of three construction stage assets in Queensland, Australia, representing 11...

Completion of Acquisition and Portfolio Update

Further to the announcement on 12 October 2017, Foresight Solar Fund Limited (“the Company”) is pleased to confirm the completion of the acquisition from Canadian Solar Inc. (NASDAQ: CSIQ) of a portfolio consisting of three construction stage assets in Queensland, Australia, representing 117MW of pe...

Foresight starts construction of Torre de Cotillas 1, a 3.9 MW solar farm in Murcia, Spain

London: 21 December 2017 – Foresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the start of construction of its second solar unsubsidized asset in Iberia. Torre de Cotillas 1 - 3.9 MW solar farm (the “Project”) is located in the municipality of Las Torres de Cotillas, Murcia region, south east of ...