Live product updates

Everything you need to know about how the coronavirus situation might impact our investment products.

If you have any questions regarding the impact of coronavirus on any of our products, please call us on +44 (0) 800 316 2067 and we can arrange for you to speak with the relevant fund manager.

Key risks

Throughout this difficult period, it's important to remember the key risks of our investment products. The value of an investment, and any income from it, can fall as well as rise. Investors may not get back the original amount invested.

The share price of VCTs, as well as smaller and unquoted companies, may fall as well as rise more than companies listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange. They may also be harder to sell.

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Octopus Cash

Octopus Cash is no longer accepting new deposits

3:00pm 8 Sep 2020
We have taken the decision to permanently stop all new deposits into Octopus Cash. All existing deposits will continue to be managed by us until they mature, at which point they will be paid back to you. For more information, read our statement here.
Written by Caroline Flagg, Head of Octopus Cash
Inheritance Tax Service

Octopus Inheritance Tax Service – The latest from Fern Trading: July

10:36pm 17 Jul 2020
This update focuses on the latest valuation for Fern Trading Limited, the company that most investors in the Octopus Inheritance Tax Service own shares in and how it has performed over the past month.
Written by Rob Skinner, Head of Octopus Inheritance Tax Service
Inheritance Tax Service

Octopus Inheritance Tax Service – The latest from Fern Trading: June

5:22pm 12 Jun 2020
This update focuses on the latest valuation for Fern Trading Limited, the company that most investors in the Octopus Inheritance Tax Service own shares in and how it has performed over the past month.
Written by Rob Skinner, Head of Octopus Inheritance Tax Service
AIM VCTs

Coronavirus and AIM VCTs

10:58am 26 May 2020
With the outbreak of coronavirus impacting global markets, please read our latest update on the Octopus AIM VCTs. This update was originally posted on 20 Mar 2020, and has been reviewed and updated with any relevant changes.
Written by Kate Tidbury, Fund Manager
Octopus Cash

Coronavirus and Octopus Cash

4:10pm 12 May 2020
In this update Caroline Flagg outlines how coronavirus is affecting Octopus Cash. The main point to take away is that Octopus Cash very much open for business. If you want to get in touch with us, the best way to do so is by emailing [email protected] This update was originally posted on 17 Mar 2020, and has been reviewed and updated with any relevant changes.
Written by Caroline Flagg, Head of Octopus Cash

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