Announcements

Northern Venture Trust PLC.

18 JANUARY 2013

NORTHERN VENTURE TRUST PLC

LINKED TOP-UP OFFER UPDATE

Northern Venture Trust PLC ("NVT") announces in conjunction with Northern 2 VCT PLC ("Northern 2") that the NVT offers of new ordinary shares to raise a total of up to £4,000,000 (before expenses) for subscription in the 2012/13 and 2013/14 tax years are now fully subscribed and no further applications will be accepted.

The Northern 2 offers of new ordinary shares to raise a total of up to £4,000,000 (before expenses) for subscription in the 2012/13 and 2013/14 tax years have received applications to date totalling in excess of £2,500,000.  The Northern 2 offers opened on 10 January 2013 and will close no later than 5.00pm on 5 April 2013 for the 2012/13 tax year and 5.00pm on 15 April 2013 for the 2013/14 tax year, unless previously extended or fully subscribed earlier.

Enquiries:

Alastair Conn/Christopher Mellor, NVM Private Equity Limited - 0191 244 6000
Website:  www.nvm.co.uk

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