Open Offers

A selection of Tax Efficient Opportunities open for investment. Delve in deeper and read Hardman research reports and take a few minutes to watch our videos to get a better insight on the people, the funds, and their difference.

Nova Cofoundery SEIS & EIS Fund

Members of the Nova team have spent the last 10 years developing their cofoundery model which we believe addresses 5 of the most common mistakes made by startups.The Fund is intended for those UK tax-paying individuals: Seeking a diversified exposure in a highly...

Haatch Ventures EIS Fund

The Haatch Ventures EIS Fund is an award-winning Fund managed by successful entrepreneurs who have between them founded, scaled and sold businesses worth over $150 million. The Fund aims to back four to six early stage companies per tranche that have highly scalable...

Par EIS Fund

Winner of Best EIS Investment Manager at 2021 EIS Association Awards and also Best Angel Group of the Year at the UK Business Angel Association 2021 Awards. Across 67 companies backed to date and 24 realisations, Par is demonstrating strong and consistent returns to...

Scale Up EIS Fund

This is Fuel Ventures flagship EIS fund that we have been investing from for 5 years. We invest into 10-15 technology companies each year, with a focus on businesses that are marketplaces, platform or software. We now have 40+ portfolio companies and after 5 years our...

Octopus Ventures EIS Service

We created the Octopus Ventures EIS Service to give investors the opportunity to invest in 10-15 earlystage businesses with high growth potential (each targeting 10x growth), handpicked and managed by our expert investment teams. The Octopus Ventures EIS Service could...

Octopus Inheritance Tax Service

Since 2007, the Octopus Inheritance Tax Service has given investors the opportunity to invest in the shares of companies making a positive contribution to the UK’s economic growth. The companies are unquoted, which means their shares do not trade on any stock...

Oxford Capital Growth EIS

Established in 1999, Oxford Capital is an alternative investment manager passionate about investing in early stage technology companies. For over 20 years, we have offered private investors access to many high-impact technology companies in sectors which the UK is...

Jenson SEIS Fund 2021/22

Jenson Funding Partners is the approachable startup investment firm specialising in working with founders throughout their early-stage growth – from pre-seed to Series A. Its diverse and experienced team understands what a business needs at each stage and combines...

Jenson EIS Fund 2021/22

Jenson Funding Partners is the approachable startup investment firm specialising in working with founders throughout their early-stage growth – from pre-seed to Series A. Its diverse and experienced team understands what a business needs at each stage and combines...

Blackfinch Spring VCT

Growth-Stage InvestingThe Blackfinch Spring VCT invests in technology-enabled firms at growth stage, bringing a higher chance of success. We invest in firms that have already raised funding, gained traction and aim to accelerate the scale-up process.Tech-Enabled...

Blackfinch Ventures EIS Portfolios

EIS ProviderThe Blackfinch Ventures EIS Portfolios are our open offering as a provider of Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) services. We have a strong track record in EIS, having previously raised funding across sectors. We’re passionate about supporting new firms as...

The o2h human health EIS knowledge intensive fund

The o2h human health EIS fund is our flag-ship fund and was the first HMRC approved Knowledge-intensive fund that will invest in EIS qualifying knowledge-intensive companies. The o2h human health funds invest in early stage biotech therapeutic companies focused on...

Mercia EIS fund

Mercia’s EIS Funds have an investment-led venture capital strategy, investing nationally with a focus on the underserved regions; specialising in the identification, creation, funding and scaling of innovative technology businesses with high growth potential, creating...

GrowthInvest – The Tax Efficient Platform for Advisers

The GrowthInvest Portfolio Service is a discretionary managed EIS & SEIS portfolio service that leverages the experience and expertise of the GrowthInvest investment team to select a diversified portfolio of some of the most promising companies that are brought to...

Deepbridge Life Sciences EIS

The Deepbridge Life Sciences EIS is an opportunity to participate in a portfolio of actively-managed growth focused life sciences companies, taking advantage of the potential tax benefits available under the Enterprise Investment Scheme. A diversified portfolio of...

Vala Sustainable Growth EIS

The Vala Sustainable Growth EIS aims to invest in companies that have the potential to grow rapidly, create significant value for investors, and make a positive contribution to the world’s sustainability challenges. An impressive team combining successful...

Vala British Ventures EIS

The companies invested into through Vala’s British Ventures EIS are chosen and mentored by a group of successful entrepreneurs who have conceptualised, invested, scaled and ultimately sold venture businesses worth £170m, representing more than 3x the capital invested....

Deepbridge Technology Growth EIS

The Deepbridge Technology Growth EIS is an opportunity to participate in a portfolio of actively-managed growth-focused technology companies, taking advantage of the potential tax benefits available under the Enterprise Investment Scheme. A diversified portfolio of...

Deepbridge Estate Planning Service

The Deepbridge Estate Planning Service is an opportunity which intends for subscribers to obtain relief from Inheritance Tax (‘IHT’) after only two years, by deploying into companies that should qualify for Business Relief that operate, and trade in, renewable energy...

Committed Capital Growth EIS Portfolio Service

The Committed Capital Growth EIS Portfolio Service is an evergreen fund offering investors the opportunity to invest into a portfolio of 8-12 actively managed, growth stage, post-revenue (over £1m) technology companies, whilst also benefitting from the availability of...

TIME:AIM

TIME Investments is one of the most experienced Business Relief (BR) managers and our team boasts a wealth of experience and a long track record of successfully mitigating Inheritance Tax (IHT) for our clients. We currently manage over £900 million of BR investments...

TIME: Advance

TIME Investments is one of the most experienced Business Relief (BR) managers and our team boasts a wealth of experience and a long track record of successfully mitigating Inheritance Tax (IHT) for our clients. We currently manage over £900 million of BR investments...

British Smaller Companies VCT2 plc

The objective of British Smaller Companies VCT2 Plc (BSC2) is to maximise Total Return and provide investors with an attractive long-term tax-free dividend yield while maintaining the Company’s status as a venture capital trust. The investment strategy of BSC2 is to...

British Smaller Companies VCT plc

The objective of British Smaller Companies VCT Plc (BSC) is to maximise Total Return and provide investors with an attractive long-term tax-free dividend yield while maintaining the Company’s status as a venture capital trust. The investment strategy of the Company is...

Pembroke VCT

Pembroke VCT was established in 2013 to provide investors with the opportunity to share in the growth of some of the UK’s most exciting and innovative smaller companies, across industries with strong growth prospects. It has assets under management of over £153...

The Ascension EIS Fund

Ascension has spent the past 7 years building a UK Seed VC where the start-ups / founders that we back sit at the centre of everything, through providing a strong support infrastructure (the creation of a mentor network and frequent ecosystem events) and treating them...

The Ascension Fair by Design EIS Fund

Ascension has spent the past 7 years building a UK Seed VC where the start-ups / founders that Ascension back sit at the centre of everything, through: low and transparent fees, providing a strong support infrastructure (the creation of a mentor network and frequent...

Amati AIM IHT Portfolio Service

“The Service operates on the basis of a Model Portfolio of AIM-quoted stocks, which provides the template for the discretionary management of portfolios held by clients of wealth managers and other intermediaries. The stocks chosen for the Model Portfolio are those...

Blackfinch Adapt AIM Portfolios

An ISA-Friendly Inheritance Tax Solution Investors in the AIM market can hold their investments in an AIM ISA. This means that clients can use the Adapt AIM Portfolios for new or existing ISA transfers. So, they get all the tax benefits of an ISA, alongside IHT...

Blackfinch Adapt IHT Portfolios

Meeting the Inheritance Tax Challenge0 Inheritance Tax (IHT) legislation, set against property values, means this tax remains a challenge for many. Our IHT solution uses Business Relief for a swifter route to IHT exemption after just two years (and if held at death)....

Ascension Life Fund

The Ascension Life Fund is a specialist early-stage EIS fund focussing on the UK HealthTech and Life Sciences sectors. Since launching in January, the Life Fund has made five investments with another Term Sheet agreed. These investments include Novai (a retinal...

Edition Capital Edition EIS fund

Edition EIS offers investors the opportunity to invest into a portfolio of 8-12 established companies with high growth potential that require scale up capital within the leisure sector. Each portfolio will consist of revenue generating business with c. 70% of the...

Regenerate Ventures

The Climate Positive Agriculture Fund from Regenerate Ventures is tackling the twin imperatives of reducing climate change and making agriculture more efficient. Without dramatic changes in both of these, the outlook for our planet looks bleak. After all, the...

SFC Angel Fund EIS

The SFC Angel Fund EIS targets the Top 10% performers of SFC’s existing portfolio. The fund invests in companies with exceptional founding teams, proven commercial traction and strong growth potential. Target return of 2.5x over 5-7 years, or a 20% IRR (27% IRR after...

SFC Angel Fund SEIS

The SFC Angel Fund SEIS allows you to invest in the innovations of tomorrow, receive full SEIS tax benefits on your investment, and mitigate your risk through portfolio diversification. Target return of 3x over 5-8 years, or a 20% IRR (32% IRR after fees and tax...

ARIE Capital Technology EIS Fund

The ARIE Group has a proven track record with two full exits and two partial exits which includes one to Google as well as two portfolio companies in a very exciting stage with one just completing an IPO and another immanently. This new-style EIS suits an investor who...

Mercia Knowledge Intensive Impact EIS fund

Our approved (knowledge-intensive) fund provides full EIS deployment in the 2021/2022 tax year, and will invest in companies that target the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals. We aim to deliver Mercia’s same tripling target as our main EIS fund, but with additional...

VGC Partners Technology Seed Fund VI

VGC Partners LLP (“VGC”) is a growth capital investor with a proven track record across five years of seed (SEIS) funds and its £50.25m growth fund. VGC is backed by the British Business Bank as well as by family offices and high net worth individuals. VGC Partners...

VGC Partners Specialist EIS Fund

VGC Partners LLP (“VGC”) is a growth capital investor with a proven track record across five years of seed (SEIS) funds, EIS stage businesses and its £50.25m growth fund. VGC is backed by the British Business Bank as well as by family offices and high net worth...

Hambro Perks Growth EIS

Hambro Perks is an international investment firm backed by leaders in the fields of finance and technology. We enable innovation by investing in breakthrough and growth technology companies. The EIS strategy Hambro Perks has pursued since inception is to invest in...

British Design Fund 4

The British Design Fund is unique in supporting, mentoring and investing exclusively in early stage purpose-led product design and manufacturing businesses. Supporting enterprise and innovation in the UK, the Fund works with extraordinary entrepreneurs to launch and...

The Conduit EIS Impact Fund

The Conduit EIS Impact Fund is an opportunity to invest in a diverse portfolio of early and growth stage businesses pursuing social and environmental impact, with the added benefits of EIS tax reliefs. The Fund is available to both retail and professional clients and...