The Dartington Hall Trust: Bond Offer

A secured bond offering investors 4.3% will support a new vision for Dartington
This is an advertisement and not a prospectus for the purposes of EU Directive 2003/71/EC or Part VI of the Financial Services and Markets Act 2000 (as amended) (the “FSMA”). Any decision to purchase or sell the Bonds should be made solely on the basis of a careful review of the Prospectus.

About this offering

Dartington is offering everyone the opportunity to buy a secured bond, offering investors 4.3% over a 10 year term (minimum investment £1,000) is a way of supporting the delivery of our 5-7 year strategy. The money raised will help us to fund innovative new learning initiatives and create a new learning campus. We will also renovate buildings and invest in businesses on the estate (hotel, shops and restaurants) that, in turn, fund our arts programme and innovative farming practice, among other things.

Below, you’ll find the prospectus, other important documents and information on how to apply, or scroll down further for more information about The Dartington Hall Trust. You should be aware that, as with most investments, your capital is at risk and you could get back less than you invest or lose your entire initial investment.

Key documents

Investor booklet – summary of the bond offer

Supplementary prospectus – extended offer period
Prospectus announcement
IPO announcement

How to apply

Minimum investment in the Bonds is £1,000. Private investors can participate in this bond issue by contacting one of the following stockbrokers or share dealing providers (“Intermediaries”) listed below. They will be able to provide you further information and details on how to apply. The latest date for applications is Tuesday 30 October. You should check with your intermediary as to the exact time by which your application must be submitted. Intermediaries may charge you fees in connection with your investment.

List of participating intermediaries

The stockbrokers or share dealing providers listed below are participating in the bond issue and will send you the appropriate information and advise you how to apply.

Cornhill Capital Limited, 4th Floor, 18 St Swithins Lane, London, EC4N 8AD |
The Share Centre Limited, Oxford House, Oxford Road, Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire, HP21 8SZ. |
Redmayne-Bentley LLP, 9 Bond Court, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS1 2JZ |

The following are also authorised offerors:

SVS Securities PLC, 2nd Floor, 20 Ropemaker Street, London |
Rathbone Investment Management Limited, Port of Liverpool Building, Pier Head, Liverpool L3 1NW. | (existing clients only)
Arnold Stansby & Co Limited, Alexandra Buildings, Queen Street, Manchester, M2 5JJ |

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Social Impact Report

The Dartington Hall Trust (Dartington) is a member of the Impact Investment Network (IIN) – you can view our profile here (links to IIN website). IIN is the first operator of the Social Stock Exchange license in the UK and supports its members to grow in a sustainable and ethical way. It brings those members together as part of a leading network of socially-driven, commercially-focused businesses from across the globe. Membership of IIN aligns with our purpose and values and we support their ambition to transform the way investment works. Please click here to see the first of our Social Impact Reports for Dartington. We will publish our Social Impact Reports annually, as part of our membership of IIN.  These reports will seek to communicate Dartington’s impact through its many interests,  from sustainable and experimental land use to education and social justice and much more. Having the backing of the Impact Investment Network and the support it provides in the investment raising process is fundamental to delivering Dartington’s transformation strategy and raising the funds required in order to deliver our planned social and environmental impact.