Octopus Apollo VCT 1 plc is a United Kingdom-based venture capital trust (VCT), which aims to provide shareholders with attractive tax-free dividends and long-term capital growth by investing in a diverse portfolio of predominantly unquoted companies. The Trust is managed by Octopus Investments Limited (Octopus). The objective of the Company is to invest in a diversified portfolio of the United Kingdom smaller companies, which meet the relevant criteria for VCT in order to generate income and capital growth over the long term. Its investments are made selectively across a range of sectors in companies that have the potential to grow and enhance their value. The Trsut invests in sectors namely residential property, solar, healthcare, engineering, telecommunications, asset backed lending, consumer finance, media, anaerobic digestion, automotive software and data, security devices and other. Some of the Trust’s investments include Terido LLP, Shakti Power Limited and CSL Dualcom Limited.