- HgCapital Trust saw continued strong NAV performance in the six months to the end of June, driven by double-digit revenue and profit growth and exits above book value.

NAV per share rose to £17.97 - up from £16.50 at the end of December - a total return of 12%.

Share price rose to £16.90 - up from £15.41 - a total return of 13%.

The FTSE All-Share Index rose by 5.5% on a total return basis in the period.

HgCapital Trust said that for the year to the end of August, the NAV per share rose to £18.61, a return of 16%, the increase reflecting the exit of Sequel at a significant uplift to book value and positive foreign exchange movements.

At 8:00am: [LON:HGT] HG Capital Trust PLC share price was +20p at 1720p

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