New Century AIM VCT PLC is a venture capital trust (VCT). The Company is engaged in making of long-term equity and loan investments in unquoted and alternative investment market (AIM) traded companies in the United Kingdom. The Company's principal objectives are to achieve long term capital growth through investment in a diversified portfolio of Qualifying Companies, which are primarily quoted on AIM. The Company invests its funds primarily in unlisted companies and companies, which are traded on AIM, which entail a higher degree of risk than investments in large listed companies. M D Barnard & Co. Limited serves as the investment manager to the Company. M D Barnard & Co. Limited is an independent fund management company, which manages or advises investment trust, unit trust and venture capital funds.