You’d be forgiven for thinking venture capital is a black box – its inner workings are complex and not easily understood. It shouldn’t be that way. That’s why you’ll hear directly from the investment managers at Octopus Ventures, one of the largest venture capital teams in Europe¹, at these seminars.What to expect:
¹2021 Annual Interactive Global League Tables, PitchBook, 4 March 2022.
Our investments place investors’ capital at risk. Investors may not get back the full amount they invest.
Tax treatment depends on individual circumstances and tax rules may change in the future.
Tax relief depends on portfolio companies and VCTs maintaining their qualifying status.
The shares of smaller companies could fall or rise in value more than other shares listed
on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. They may also be harder to sell.
These events are happening in 20 locations around the UK. Depending on where you are located, your seminar will be either a morning (8:30-11:00) or afternoon session (13:00-15:30).
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08:30 - 11:00 - Nottingham, Nottingham Belfry Hotel.
13:00 - 15:30 - Birmingham, National Conference Centre.
08:30 - 11:00 - London, 33 Holborn.
13:00 - 15:30 - London, Courthouse Hotel (Soho).
08:30 - 11:00 - Milton Keynes, DoubleTree Hilton Milton Keynes.
08:30 - 11:00 - Cheltenham, Delta Hotels Marriott Chase.
13:00 - 15:30 - Cardiff, The Vale Resort.
13:00 - 15:30 - Glasgow, The Marriott, Glasgow City Centre.
13:00 - 15:30 - Belfast, Titanic Hotel.
08:30 - 11:00 - Knutsford, Mere Court hotel.
13:00 - 15:30 - Manchester, Old Trafford Cricket Ground.
08:30 - 11:00 - New Forest, Captain's Club Hotel & Spa.
13:00 - 15:30 - Epsom, Epsom Racecourse (The Jockey Club).
08:30 - 11:00 - Newcastle, Malmaison.
13:00 - 15:30 - Leeds, Thorpe Park Hotel & Spa.
13:00 - 15:30 - Exeter, Exeter Golf & Country Club.
08:30 - 11:00 - Horsham, Cottesmore Golf Club.
13:00 - 15:30 - Tunbridge Wells, Spa Hotel.
13:00 - 15:30 - Norwich, Carrow Road (Norwich City Football Stadium).
08:30 - 11:00 - Colchester, Milsoms.
Hear from a panel of our investment managers. They’ll cover everything from what’s exciting in the venture capital space now, to how they select the businesses they invest in.
Depending on where you are located, your seminar will be either a morning (8:30 - 11:00) or afternoon session (13:00 - 15:00).
Here’s a more detailed agenda so you can see what’s being discussed.
Welcome with breakfast / lunch.
Introduction to venture capital investing.
Our venture capital investment specialists join from the studio for a Q&A panel session. They will cover the investment approach and process of Octopus Ventures, the exciting things happening in the venture capital market right now and companies to watch.
Hear from the CEOs of some of the exciting companies we have invested in.
How can investors access venture capital investments? Intro to VCT and EIS.
Spotting opportunities in your client bank.
You’ve secured a place at your chosen tax year end seminar.
We’ll send you an email to confirm all the details you need to attend.
See you there!