From algae to tiny spacecraft — the weird world of EIS

Investments are risky but returns are rich if you spot the next big thing

 (Financial Times, 24th August 2018)

Spotting the next big thing is every investor’s dream, whether that is buying into tomorrow’s trends at the ground level or discovering the next Mark Zuckerberg.

The Enterprise Investment Scheme (EIS) offers high-risk investors generous tax breaks in return for investing in the UK’s early-stage start-ups and has shot up the government’s agenda in recent years as a way of cultivating the UK’s own Silicon Valley.

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