Baronsmead VCTs: investing in both public and private equities, December 2020

Darius McDermott interviews Ken Wotton and Bevan Duncan, investment managers on the Baronsmead VCTs on their current offering. Ken tells us about the difference between a VCT and an open-ended fund [0:25] and which characteristics he looks for the AIM-listed side of the portfolio [1:42] while Bevan explains the private equity sector [2:45]. Both Ken and Bevan cover portfolio changes in 2020 [3:13] and what the 2015 VCT rule changes have meant for both the public side [5:19] and private side [7:22] of the portfolio before finally giving details on the current raise and dividend policy going forward [8:18]. For more information on the Baronsmead VCT visit

Published on 02/12/2020 12:15pm