Source - LSE Regulatory
RNS Number : 2300S
SQN Secured Income Fund PLC
22 June 2018
 

22 June 2018                                                                         

SQN Secured Income Fund plc

 

Monthly Net Asset Value, Dividend and Fact Sheet

  

SQN Secured Income Fund plc (LSE: SSIF) (the "Company"), a specialist secured lending income investment trust, listed in the UK, is pleased to provide its monthly net asset value ("NAV") and dividend update in addition to its monthly fact sheet.

 

Net Asset Value

The Company announces that, as at 31 May 2018, the unaudited estimated NAV per ordinary share (cum-income) was 97.92 pence.

 

The NAV total return in May 2018 was 0.41% (April 2018: 0.40%).

 

Dividend

The Company is pleased to announce the eleventh monthly dividend for the year ending 30 June 2018:

Dividend amount:

0.525 pence per Ordinary Share

Ex-date:

5 July 2018

Record date:

6 July 2018

Payment date:

27 July 2018

 

The Company has elected to designate all of the dividends for the period ended 31 May 2018 as interest distributions to its shareholders.  In doing so, the Company is taking advantage of UK tax treatment by "streaming" income from interest-bearing investments into dividends that will be taxed in the hands of shareholders as interest income.

 

Fact Sheet

The Company announces that it has today published its monthly fact sheet to the end of May 2018. Please follow the link below to access the fact sheet, which is also available to download from the Company's website.

 

http://www.rns-pdf.londonstockexchange.com/rns/2300S_1-2018-6-22.pdf

 

(http://www.sqncapital.com/managed-funds/sqn-secured-income-fund/about/)

 

For further information please contact:

 


 

SQN Asset Management Limited

Neil Roberts/Jeremiah Silkowski/Dawn Kendall

 

tel: +44 1932 575 888

 


Cantor Fitzgerald Europe

Sue Inglis 

 

tel: +44 20 7894 8016

 

 


Buchanan Communications

Charles Ryland/Vicky Hayns/Henry Wilson

 

tel: +44 20 7466 5000


http://www.sqncapital.com/managed-funds/sqn-secured-income-fund/about/


 

Notes to Editor

The Company aims to provide shareholders with attractive risk-adjusted returns, principally in the form of regular, sustainable dividends, through investment predominantly in a range of secured loans and other secured loan-based instruments originated through a variety of channels and diversified by way of asset class, geography and duration.

 

The Company's Investment Managers are SQN Capital Management, LLC, a Registered Investment Advisor with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission and its subsidiary, SQN Asset Management Limited. The principals responsible for managing the portfolio are Jeremiah Silkowski, Dawn Kendall and Neil Roberts.


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