Blackfinch Ventures EIS Portfolios

Investing in early-stage technology firms around the UK


Investing in Innovation

The 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 they grow.


Technology Focus

We invest in forward-thinking new technology companies. Firms operate across sectors, with offerings based on ground-breaking new concepts, using highly specialised technology. With the potential to change the way we live and work, they’re set to make an impact in global markets.

High-Growth Opportunities

We target higher returns of 3x on investment, focused on successful outcomes for clients and companies. We identify firms early in their life and invest before they take off. We work closely with firms, from investment to development to exit. Risk management is key to our strategy.

EIS Tax Benefits

Up to 30% Income Tax relief

100% Inheritance Tax (IHT) exemption on qualifying investments in as little as two years (and if held at time of death)

Capital Gains Tax (CGT) deferral relief (up to three years prior to investment and up to one year in advance)

Growth free of CGT

Offsetting of capital losses up to 45%

Carry back to previous tax year (for Income Tax relief)


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