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FINANCIAL BRIEF: For the six months ended 30 November 2013, The Henderson Smaller Co's Inv.Trust plc revenues increased 14% to L60.6M. Net income increased 17% to L58.3M. Revenues reflect Gain on Investments held at FV through P increase of 12% to L55.3M, Income from Fixed Asset Investments increase of 44% to L5.2M. Dividend per share totaled to L0.03. Basic Earnings per Share excluding Extraordinary Items increased from L0.67 to L0.78. more »

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31st May 2014
31st May 2015

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No. of Analysts: 0 0 1 1 0

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The Henderson Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc is an investment trust. The Company's objective is to maximize shareholders’ total returns by investing mainly in smaller companies that are quoted in the United Kingdom. The Company invests in companies that are listed or quoted in the United Kingdom. The Company’s benchmark Index is Numis Smaller Companies Index (excluding investment companies). As of May 31, 2012, the Company’s top 10 investment portfolio included Spectris, Croda, e2v, Technologies, Oxford Instruments, Informa, Victrex, WSP, Domino Printing Sciences, Bellway and Taylor Wimpey. The Company’s portfolio of investments is managed by Henderson Global Investors Limited.

Directors: Neil Hermon (OTH) , Jamie Cayzer-Colvin (NEC) 48, David Lamb (NED) 55, Beatrice Hollond (NID) 51, Keith Percy (NID) 69, Mary Sieghart (NID) ,

No. of Employees: 0 No. of Shareholders: 0


Last Annual May 31st, 2013
Last Interim November 30th, 2013
Shares in Issue 74,701,796
ISIN GB0009065060
Sector Financials
Industry Collective Investments
Index FTSE All Share Financials , FTSE All Share Equity Investment Instruments , FTSE Small Cap ,
Exchange London Stock Exchange (Full) (Dual Listing)
Eligible for an ISA? a SIPP?

Address 201 Bishopsgate, LONDON, EC2M 3AE, United Kingdom
Web http://www.henderson.com
Phone +44 20 78181818
Contact ()
Auditors PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP

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