Mainspring Fund Services Ltd - Stephen Geddes
Mainspring provides dependable, high quality fund services to EIS funds and small to medium sized private equity and venture capital managers in the UK. We are regulated to provide nominee and custodian services for EIS fund managers, and authorised to handle the cash and assets of EIS fund investors.
Our service is designed to grow with our client’s offering and adapt to their evolving requirements. We take care of the time-consuming administrative components of fund management and fit in with our client’s schedule to allow them to focus on their own growth. Our administration systems are built upon secure, resilient, industry leading infrastructure which is proven for managing and recording business and accounting transactions of funds and enables us to provide our clients and their investors with accurate, timely and well-presented information.
The Share Centre - Paul Richardson
The Share Centre, one of the largest administrators of EIS Funds in the UK, administers over £5bn of customer assets, providing share dealing, safe custody and administration services to companies and individuals throughout the UK and overseas. With extensive expertise in supporting EIS Fund Managers since 2002, we currently administer funds in excess of £800m on behalf of 20+ fund managers. In addition, we offer administration to Business Investment Relief (BIR) and Business Relief (BR) funds as well. Our comprehensive Administration service includes: acting as Receiving Agent; processing investor applications; undertaking anti-money laundering verification; maintaining individual cash and investment portfolios for you individual investors, including the provision of regular statements; providing custodian facilities for your Fund’s underlying investments. You’ll have a dedicated Relationship Manager to work as part of your team, from inception through to launch and throughout the life of the Fund. Because we take care of your ongoing administration requirements, your team is free to do what they do best – research investment opportunities and actively manage your Fund.
Woodside Corporate Services Ltd - John Rowe
Woodside is a leading administrator of EIS funds offering receiving agent, custodial, nominee and fund administration services to fund managers and EIS promoters and currently has over £800m of assets under administration. Woodside also offers similar services to a wide range of clients including VCTs, crowdfunding platforms, IHT products and ISA managers.
Through the extended group Woodside can also offer registrar, company secretarial, accounting and tax services, and provides an efficient EIS administration service, submitting EIS1/SEIS1 applications and issuing EIS3/SEIS3 forms to investors. The wide range of services allow solutions to be tailored to clients’ specific and variable requirements.
Woodside Corporate Services Limited is authorised and regulated by the Financial Conduct Authority and is part of the global Tricor Group which provides outsourced expertise in corporate, business and investor services, enabling clients to concentrate on what they do best – building their business.