HgCapital Trust plc provides investors with exposure to a diversified portfolio of private equity investments, primarily in the UK and Continental Europe.

London, GB
HgCapital was founded in 2000 and is headquartered in London, GB
Report incorrect company information

Key People/Management at HgCapital

Thorsten Toepfer

Thorsten Toepfer

Andrew Jessop

Andrew Jessop

Dawn Marriott-Sims

Dawn Marriott-Sims

Nick Jordan

Nick Jordan

Jean-Baptiste Brian

Jean-Baptiste Brian

Caroline Ruter

Caroline Ruter

Head of Responsible Investing

HgCapital Office Locations

HgCapital has an office in London
London, GB (HQ)
2 More London Riverside
Show all (1)
Report incorrect company information

HgCapital Financials and Metrics

HgCapital Financials

HgCapital's revenue was reported to be £23.33 m in FY, 2016

Revenue (FY, 2016)

23.3 m

Net income (FY, 2016)

20.1 m

Market capitalization (12-Jul-2017)

636 m

Closing share price (12-Jul-2017)


Cash (31-Dec-2016)

6.2 m
HgCapital's current market capitalization is £636 m.
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


12.1 m12.1 m8 m15 m17.2 m13.6 m16.7 m24.2 m21.8 m23.3 m

Revenue growth, %


Pre tax profit

10.6 m10.5 m7.1 m10.1 m(645 k)11 m12.9 m22 m18.3 m20.7 m

Income tax expense

(3.2 m)(3 m)(50 k)(600 k)36 k(46 k)(348 k)(581 k)
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016


117 k5.8 m2.9 m3.5 m4.5 m5.9 m12.7 m3 m9.5 m6.2 m

Accounts Receivable

14.2 m20.6 m181 k543 k1.5 m1.1 m

Current Assets

93.7 m146.1 m112.6 m91.8 m53.6 m116.5 m97.7 m63.5 m41.1 m46.3 m


345.2 m414.2 m492.6 m
GBPFY, 2007FY, 2008FY, 2009FY, 2010FY, 2011FY, 2012FY, 2013FY, 2014FY, 2015FY, 2016

Net Income

7.4 m7.4 m7.1 m10.1 m(645 k)10.4 m12.9 m21.9 m17.9 m20.1 m

Cash From Operating Activities

(2.3 m)1.6 m(3.4 m)4.3 m3.8 m603 k4.6 m17.3 m11.4 m22.9 m

Dividends Paid

3.5 m6.3 m6.3 m6.3 m8.7 m3.2 m8.2 m17.9 m11.9 m14.9 m

Cash From Financing Activities

48.9 m6.8 m35.5 m19.5 m(1.8 m)227 k(861 k)
GBPY, 2016

Financial Leverage

1 x
Show all financial metrics
Report incorrect company information

HgCapital News and Updates

Proskauer taps Bull as partner for M&A and private equity practice

Law firm Proskauer has added Richard Bull as a partner to its M&A and private equity practice. Bull will be based in London.

GP software supplier Iris could fetch more than £1bn in auction

Payroll and accountancy software business Iris is set to be sold in an auction which could rake in more than £1bn. Iris is being put on the block by its private equity owners HgCapital, Sky News first reported yesterday, which has enlisted tech-focused corporate finance adviser Arma Partners to w…

Zurich has sold UK student insurer Endsleigh to A-Plan

Insurance giant Zurich has sold student-focused Endsleigh to A-Plan, a distributor of motor and household insurance policies. The sale of Endsleigh to private equity-backed A-Plan comes as a number of insurance companies have been shedding weight over the past year. Zurich itself sold its £15bn w…

HgCapital to sell electronic trading firm Ullink to Itiviti: Reuters

London-based private equity firm HgCapital Trust Plc has agreed to sell electronic trading and connectivity solutions provider Ullink to Sweden’s Itiviti, a company backed by Nordic Capital, Reuters reported.

Lloyd's of London's software provider is sold for £250m

Sequel, an insurance software and services provider which serves Lloyd's of London, has been sold for £250m to US data analytics business Verisk. The sale will have generated a strong return for private equity firm HgCapital, which bought a stake in the business three years ago through its techno…
Report incorrect company information