Foresight Group News

Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Unaudited Consolidated Interim Report and Financial Statements for the period 1 January 2017 to 30 June 2017

To view this announcement as a PDF click here.  To view the Interim report click here. Foresight Solar Fund Limited: Unaudited Consolidated Interim Report and Financial Statements for the period 1 January 2017 to 30 June 2017 16 August 2017  Highlights At 30 June 2017, the underlying portfolio, wh...

Foresight sale of MPLSYSTEMS Limited to IFS

London, 2 August 2017, F oresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the successful sale of MPLSYSTEMS Limited (“MPL” or the “Company”) to Industrial and Financial Systems, IFS AB (“IFS”), realising the investment held by Foresight 4 VCT PLC at a compelling valuation multiple. MPL is a leadi...

Foresight completes acquisition of utility scale 10MW battery storage facility in Nevendon, Essex from GRIDSERVE® and Aura Power

London, 21 July 2017: Foresight Group (“Foresight”), the independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, is pleased to announce the acquisition of Nevendon 10MW battery storage project from GRIDSERVE® and Aura Power. The battery will provide Enhanced Frequency Response services to...

New Foresight Smart Bonds Fund - attractive fixed returns and a choice of one, two or three year terms

Tranches of one, two and three year fixed rate term loans used to fund smart meters Bonds backed by long term rental agreements with UK energy suppliers Foresight Group LLP (“Foresight”), announces the launch of Tranche A of its innovative Foresight Smart Bonds Fund (“The Fund”), which offers inves...

Foresight exits The Bunker through sale to Palatine Private Equity

Foresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the successful sale of Kent-based The Bunker Secure Hosting Limited (“The Bunker”) to Palatine Private Equity for an undisclosed sum. To read or print this announcement as a pdf click here The Bunker builds, hosts and manages high security, high ...

Foresight generates 2x return from Blackstar exit

Foresight Group (“Foresight”) has successfully exited its investment in Blackstar Amplification Limited (“Blackstar”), an award-winning Northampton-based designer and manufacturer of innovative guitar amplifiers and effects pedals, following a management buyout. The transaction generated a c. 2x ret...

Foresight invests £3.45m into Indian street food brand Mowgli

Manchester: 11 July 2017 - Foresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the completion of a £3.45m investment into Mowgli Street Food Limited (“the Company”) to fund the roll-out of restaurants around the UK. The investment is the sixth from the Foresight Regional Investment Fund. Mowgli S...

Foresight continues to support British media industry with £2.25m investment into Cinelabs International Ltd

London: 10 July 2017 – Foresight Group is pleased to announce the £2.25 million growth capital investment into Cinelabs International on behalf of Foresight VCT. Cinelabs is a leading post-production service provider to content creators and owners, with special expertise in film. Led by industry ve...

Foresight acquires Vale Matanças, a 7.2 MW solar farm in Alcácer do Sal, Portugal

London: 6 July 2017 – Foresight Group (“Foresight”) is pleased to announce the acquisition of Vale Matanças 7.2 MW solar farm (the “Project”) located in Alcácer do Sal, Portugal. The construction of the Project is expected to start in September 2017 with grid connection expected by the year end. Th...

Foresight announces sale of IoT technology business Simulity Labs Limited

Foresight Group (“Foresight”) announces, on behalf of the Board of Foresight VCT plc (“F1”), that it has completed the successful sale of Simulity Labs Limited (“Simulity” or “the Company”) to ARM, the world’s leading semiconductor IP company. Foresight exits just eight months after investment from ...