2016 News

Foresight picks up Best IHT Portfolio Service at the 2016/17 Tax Efficiency Awards

Foresight Group ("Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, has been awarded Best IHT Portfolio Service at the Investment Week Tax Efficiency Awards 2016/17 for Foresight Accelerated Inheritance Tax Solution ("AITS”). The award was announced at an indus...

Foresight completes its fifth deal in November, a growth capital investment into Ekkosense Limited

Foresight Group ("Foresight") has made a significant investment into software and sensor business Ekkosense Limited ("Ekkosense"). To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click here .     This was the fifth investment completed by Foresight Private Equity during the month o...

Foresight makes seven figure investment into Nottingham based Player Layer

Foresight Group ("Foresight”) invests seven figures into Player Layer Limited ("PlayerLayer” or the "Company”), an award winning designer and retailer of premium sports performance clothing from the Foresight Nottingham Fund ("FNF”).  To view or read this announcement as a pdf please click her...

Foresight and Williams Advanced Engineering collaborate on disruptive/innovative/ UK technology driven SMEs

Foresight launches the Foresight Williams Technology EIS Fund ("Fund”) which will target a portfolio of investments that qualify for relief under the UK Government’s Enterprise Investment Scheme.  This venture represents a unique collaboration with Williams Advanced Engineering to support disru...

Foresight sponsors Conrad Colman’s zero emissions Vendee Globe challenge on Foresight Natural Energy

London: 10 November 2016 - Foresight Group LLP ("Foresight”), a leading independent infrastructure and private equity investment manager, is proud to become lead sponsor of Kiwi sailor, Conrad Colman’s boat, Foresight Natural Energy.  Colman is competing in the Vendee Globe ocean race, aiming ...

Foresight invests £3 million into specialist Civil Engineering and Traffic Management provider Utilities Design & Planning Limited

Foresight Group ("Foresight”) has invested £3 million into Manchester based Utilities Design & Planning Limited ("UDP”) from the Foresight Regional Investment Fund ("FRIF”). To read or print this announcement as a pdf click here . UDP, a leading provider of civil engineering and traffic m...

Foresight makes seven figure investment commitment into Nottingham software specialist, Solutions for Retail Brands

Foresight Group ("Foresight”) has invested a significant sum from the Foresight Nottingham Fund ("FNF”) into Nottingham-based software business Solutions for Retail Brands Limited ("S4RB”). To read or print this announcement from a pdf click here .  S4RB is a cloud-based software and professi...

Channel 4 makes seven-figure investment in The Idle Man

Foresight Group (Foresight) portfolio company, THE IDLE MAN, is pleased to announce that Channel 4’s Commercial Growth Fund has invested a significant seven-figure sum of commercial airtime to help accelerate its 100% YOY growth. To view or print this announcement from a pdf click here .   The...

East London Biogas to trial night time opening for customers

The Foresight Group ("Foresight”) owned utility scale Anaerobic Digestion ("AD”) facility in Dagenham, East London Biogas Limited ("East London Biogas”), is extending its opening hours to enable through-the-night drop offs for customers.   To view or print this announcement from a pdf click he...

Immediate Inheritance Tax relief provided by Foresight Group LLP to overturn complex death duties legislation

Foresight Group LLP (Foresight), one of the UK’s most experienced managers of tax-efficient investments, has launched a brand new inheritance tax (IHT) solution called The Foresight Accelerated Inheritance Tax Solution (Foresight Accelerated ITS). It combines Business Property Relief (BPR) with a gr...