Better Capital

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Better Capital Fundamentals

Share Price Information

Name Better Capital
Epic BCAP
Sector Equity Investment Instruments
ISIN GG00BYXP9G82
Activites Better Capital Limited is a limited liability, closed-ended investment company, which has been incorporated in Guernsey with an unlimited life and registered with the Guernsey Financial Services Commission ('GFSC') as a Registered Closed-ended Collective Investment Scheme. Better Capital Limited has the investment objective of generating attractive total returns from investing (through Better Capital Fund) in a portfolio of distressed businesses, such returns being expected to be from capital growth.
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Key numbers

Latest Share price (p) 49.00 Net gearing (%) -0.17
Market capitalisation (£m) 16.57 Gross gearing (%) 0.19
Shares in issue (m) 35.26 Debt ratio 0.00
P/E ratio -1.31 Debt-to-equity ratio 0.00
Total dividends per share (p) 0.00 Assets / equity ratio 1.00
Dividend yield (%) 0.00 Price to book value 0.60
Dividend cover 0.00 ROCE (%) 283.53
Earning per share (p) -35.77 EPS growth (%) -1,396.01
52-week high / low (p) 49.75 / 47.00 DPS growth (%) n/a

Results at a glance

Date Type Turnover (£m) Profit (£m) Basic EPS Currency
31 Mar 2019 Full Year 0 0 -35.77 GBP
31 Mar 2018 Full Year 0 0 2.76 GBP
31 Mar 2017 Full Year -6 -7 11.62 GBP

Dividend history

Period Ex-date Pay-date Net dividend Currency Total for year
Special Dividend 03 Jun 2016 13 Jul 2016 2.50 GBX 0.00
Special Dividend 21 Jan 2016 29 Jan 2016 17.00 GBX 0.00

Contact details

Company name Better Capital
Address Heritage Hall, PO Box 225, Le Marchant Street, St Peter Port , Guernsey GY1 4HY.
Telephone +44 (0)1481 716 000
Website http://www.bettercapital.gg/

Advisors

Company's broker Numis Securities
Company's joint broker n/a
NOMAD Numis Securities
Registrar Capita Registrars
Auditors BDO Novus
Solicitors DLA Piper UK LLP

Directors

Appointed Director Position
24 Nov 2009 Richard John Crowder Non-Executive Chairman
24 Nov 2009 Philip Bowman Non-Executive Director
28 Jun 2013 Jonathan Paul Moulton Non-Executive Director

Company financials

Assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Reporting date 31 Mar 2019 31 Mar 2018 31 Mar 2017
Tangible assets 0 0 0
Intangible asssets and goodwill 0 0 0
Investments and other non-current assets 28 40 430
Total non-current assets 28 40 430
Inventory / work in progress 0 0 0
Trade and other receivables 0 0 2
Cash and equivalents 0 0 1
Other current assets and asset held for resale 0 0 0
Total of all assets 28 40 433
Liabilities (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Short term liabilities 0 0 0
Long term liabilities 0 0 0
Other liabilites / pension etc 0 0 0
Total of all liabilities 0 0 0
Net assets (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Net assets 28 40 433
Equity (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Share capital 0 0 435
Minority interests 0 0 0
Retained earnings 28 0 -3
Share premium account 0 40 0
Other equity 0 0 0
Total equity 28 40 433
Cash Flow (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Cash from operating activities -0 222 37
Cashflow before financing -0 222 37
Increase / decrease in Cash -0 0 -2
Income (£m) 2019 2018 2017
Turnover 0 0 -6
Cost of sales 0 0 0
Gross profit 0 0 0
Operating profit 0 0 -7
Pre-tax profit 79 115 -7
Profit / loss for the year 0 0 -7