Draper Esprit VCT PLC, formerly Elderstreet Draper Esprit VCT PLC, is a United Kingdom-based venture capital trust (VCT). The Company's principal investment objectives are to invest in a diversified portfolio of companies, focusing on smaller unquoted companies; pay annual dividends of between 4 and 5 pence per Ordinary share (subject to liquidity), and maintain its VCT status. The Company's investment portfolio includes venture capital investments and fixed income securities. It invests in sectors, including engineering, services, manufacturing, leisure, media and technology. The Company holds approximately 70% of its investments in qualifying companies. Approximately 10% of each investment in a qualifying company is held in eligible shares. No investment constitutes over 15% of the Company's portfolio. The Company's investment manager is Elderstreet Investments Limited.