Statement for Self-Certified Sophisticated Investor

I declare that I am a self-certified sophisticated investor for the purposes of the Financial Services and Markets Act (Financial Promotion) Order 2005.

I understand that this means:

  • a) I can receive financial promotions that may not have been approved by a person authorised by the Financial Conduct Authority;
  • b) the content of such financial promotions may not conform to rules issued by the Financial Conduct Authority;
  • c) by signing this statement I may lose significant rights;
  • d) I may have no right to complain to either of the following
    • the Financial Conduct Authority; or
    • the Financial Ombudsman Scheme; and
  • e) I may have no right to seek compensation from the Financial Services Compensation Scheme.

I am a self-certified sophisticated investor because at least one of the following applies:

  1. I am a member of a network or syndicate of business angels and have been so for at least the last six months prior to the date below;
  2. I have made more than one investment in an unlisted company in the two years prior to the date below;
  3. I am working, or have worked in the two years prior to the date below, in a professional capacity in the private equity sector, or in the provision of finance for small and medium enterprises;
  4. I am currently, or have been in the two years prior to the date below, a director of a company with an annual turnover of at least £1 million.

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