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The information contained in this website (the “Website”) constitutes a financial promotion pursuant to section 21 of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (“FSMA”) and is issued by Seed Mentors Limited (“Seed Mentors”). The Website’s contents have been approved by for the purposes of s21 of FSMA by Sturgeon Ventures LLP (the “Authorised Person”), which is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority in the United Kingdom and whose registered office is at Heathmans House, 19 Heathmans Road, London SW6 4TJ .
The Website is not directed at, and should not be accessed by, persons in any jurisdiction other than the United Kingdom.
If you are in any doubt about the action you should take in regard to the contents of the Website, you should contact an independent financial adviser or other professional adviser authorised under FSMA who specialises in advising on investments of the type referred to in the Website. Reliance on the information in the Website for the purpose of engaging in any investment activity may expose an individual to a significant risk of losing all of the property or other assets invested. Nothing in the Website constitutes investment, tax, financial, regulatory or other advice Seed Mentors Limited, the Authorised Person or any Fund Manager for any of the Funds.
The Website contains general information regarding the Seed Advantage SEIS Funds (the “Funds”). The contents of the Website is provided for information purposes only and does not, nor is it intended to, constitute an offer or solicitation to any person in any jurisdiction to purchase or sell any investment. The information available on the Website is subject at all times to the full terms of the Information Memorandums relating to the Funds (the “Information Memorandums”), which should be read in their entirety before a decision to invest in any of the Funds is made. In particular, your attention is drawn to the risk factors relating to any investment in the Funds as set out at Part Six of the Information Memorandums.
Hyperlinks contained in the Website to any other website are not an endorsement, approval or certification of information, projections or opinions on such websites.
The Information Memorandums are issued solely for the purpose of seeking subscriptions from prospective investors for investments in the Funds. Information on the Website and the Information Memorandums are confidential and must not be copied, reproduced or distributed in whole or in part to any other person at any time without Seed Mentor’s prior written consent.
The tax treatment referred to in the Website and the Information Memorandums depends on the individual circumstances of each investor and may be subject to change in future. In addition, the availability of any tax reliefs depends on the investee companies in which investments are made from time to time maintaining their qualifying status. Past performance is not a guide to future performance and may not be repeated. The value of an investment may go down as well as up and an investor may not get back the full amount invested.
Investment in any of the Funds carries substantial risk. Any investment in any of the Funds should be regarded as being medium to long term in nature. There can be no assurance that a Fund’s investment objective will be met and results may vary substantially over time. Investors’ money subscribed to the Funds will be committed to investments which may be of a long term and illiquid nature. The companies in which a Fund invests will not be quoted on any regulated market and, accordingly, there will not be an established or ready market for any such shares. It may be difficult to obtain information regarding how much an investment is worth or how risky it is at any given time and the Fund Manager of a Fund may experience difficulty in realising the investments (for value or at all).
An investment in any of the Funds may only be made on the basis of the Information Memorandums and the Investment Management Agreements set out therein. Prospective investors should not regard the contents of the Website or the Information Memorandums as constituting a recommendation or advice relating to any legal, taxation, regulatory or investment matters and are advised to consult their own professional advisers before contemplating any investment. Seed Mentors and the Fund Manager (of any Fund), its directors, officers, employees and agents do not accept any liability for any direct, indirect or consequential loss or damage suffered by any person as a result of relying on any information or opinions contained herein or in any other communication in connection with an investment in the Funds except where such liability arises under FSMA, regulations made under FSMA or FCA Handbook and may not be excluded.
Seed Mentors believes that the factual content of the Information Memorandums is accurate and that statements of opinion therein are reasonably held. Subject to the Authorised Person’s overriding duty under the FCA Rules to ensure that the content of the Website and the Information Memorandums is presented in a manner which is fair, clear and not misleading with respect to the persons to whom the Funds are promoted by it, neither Seed Mentors, the Authorised Person nor the Fund Manager accepts any responsibility to any person accessing the Website or any recipient of the Information Memorandums for inaccuracies in factual representation or for any consequences to such persons of placing reliance upon statements of or Seed Mentors Limited’s. the Authorised Person’s or the Fund Manager’s opinion except to the extent required by law. Additionally, some material included in the Website and Information Memorandums is derived from public or third party sources, and each of the Authorised Person, Seed Mentors and the Fund Managers disclaim all liability for any errors or misrepresentations which any such inclusions may contain.
All statements of opinion and/or belief contained in the Website, and all views expressed and all projections, forecasts or statements relating to expectations regarding future events or the possible future performance of the Funds, represent Seed Mentors’ and/or the Fund Managers’ own assessment and interpretation of information available to it at the time of writing. Any such statements contained in the Website may change without notice. No representation is made or assurance given that such statements, views, projections or forecasts are correct or that the objectives of the Funds will be achieved. Prospective investors must determine for themselves what reliance (if any) they should place on such statements, views, projections or forecasts and no responsibility is accepted by Seed Mentors or the Fund Managers in respect thereof.
The Website and Information Memorandums contain certain information that constitutes “forward-looking statements” which can be recognised by use of terminology such as “may”, “will”, “should”, “anticipate”, “estimate”, “intend”, “continue”, or “believe” or their respective negatives or other comparable terminology. Forward-looking statements are provided for illustrative purposes only. Due to various risks and uncertainties, actual events, results or performance may differ materially from those reflected or contemplated in such forward-looking statements.
No person has been authorised to give any information, or to make any representation concerning the Funds other than the information contained in the Website and in the Information Memorandums, and if given or made, such information or representation must not be relied on. The Website and the Information Memorandums may only be accessed by persons within the United Kingdom and do not constitute an offer, or the solicitation of an offer, in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful. It is the responsibility of any person outside the United Kingdom wishing to access the Website or make an application to invest in any Fund to satisfy himself as to full observance of the laws of any relevant territory in connection therewith.
Prospective investors should be aware that the arrangements described in the Website and the Information Memorandums represent a discretionary portfolio management service subject to the terms of the Investment Management Agreements set out in Appendix 2 of the Information Memorandums. Investors appoint a Fund Manager to invest their subscription monies on a discretionary basis into a portfolio of SEIS Qualifying Companies. All investments made will be held in the name of a nominee in a way that enables each Investor’s entitlement to be separately identified. The Fund is not treated as an unregulated collective investment scheme (as defined in section 235 of FSMA).
The Fund has not been approved by HMRC under section 251 of the Income Tax Act 2007.
The Fund Managers and Seed Mentors reserve the right to update the Website and the Information Memorandums from time to time.
The information contained in the Website and the Information Memorandums make reference to the current laws concerning SEIS Income Tax Relief, SEIS Carry Back Relief and SEIS Loss Relief (together, the “SEIS Reliefs”), CGT Reinvestment Relief and the CGT Exemption (together, the “CGT Reliefs”), and IHT Relief. These levels and bases of relief may be subject to change. The tax reliefs referred to in the Website and the Information Memorandums are those currently available (and in respect of Funds that have closed were those available at the time) and their value depends on individual circumstances.
There is no guarantee that SEIS Reliefs or CGT Reliefs will be available on any investment made by a Fund or that if reliefs are initially available they will not be subsequently withdrawn. Any references to tax laws or rates in the Website or the Information Memorandums are based on current legislation, which is subject to change and provided as a guide only. Prospective investors are advised to take their own taxation advice and should consult their own professional advisers on the implications of investing in a Fund.
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