3i response to BVCA announcement regarding working party on greater disclosure

01 Mar 2007

Responding to the announcement by the BVCA today, Philp Yea, Chief Executive of 3i Group commented:

"As a public company 3i is well recognised for our commitment to disclosure. We welcome this initiative from the BVCA today and will be doing all we can to help with this process and look forward to its outcome."  

About 3i

3i is a world leader in private equity and venture capital with operations in Europe, the United States and Asia. 3i is active across all stages of funding. From early-stage venture capital to growth capital, buyouts and infrastructure, 3i invests approximately €2bn a year in some of the most exciting and ambitious companies in the world. 3i is the only FTSE 100 company in its sector, a member of the Dow Jones Sustainability Index  and has total funds under management of £7.0bn (€10.4bn).