Joiners: No joiners today. Leavers: John Laing Group has left the Official List (premium). Capital for Colleagues 57.5p £8.9m (AQSE:CFCP) The investment vehicle focused on opportunities in the Employee Owned Business sector, announces an investment update in respect of the quarter ended 31 August 2021. Portfolio comprised of 15 unquoted EOBs at the end of the quarter (31 May 2021: 14). Net Asset Value (NAV) of £10,764,556 (31 May 2021: £9,891,499 ) NAV per share increased to 69.71 pence in the quarter (31 May 2021: 64.06 pence per share). Bright Ascension Limited (‘BAL’) raised £1.0m through the issue of new ordinary shares to investors, matching development funding of a similar amount awarded to BAL as part of a European Space Agency (ESA) project. In conjunction with BAL’s fund raising, and to support the long-term growth plans of BAL, C4C exchanged its preferential participation rights relating to its ‘A’ Ordinary Shares into 50,000 new ordinary shares in BAL, with a deemed aggregate value of £1.75m. The Company also owns a fixed interest in the £250,000 principal amount of the former ‘A’ Ordinary Shares. Together, these represent a material uplift on C4C’s original £0.25m investment in BAL. The Company sold its investment in portfolio company Ecomerchant Natural Building Materials Limited for consideration of £0.25m, a profit on the original investment of around 150%. Capital for Colleagues invested £0.8m in ordinary shares in Craft Prospect (‘CPL’), a space engineering business founded in 2017, that develops enabling quantum and AI-based products and mission applications for the small satellite market. CPL will use the new funds for furthering its flight heritage capability, recruiting additional experience to its team, and developing new products and services. The Company currently has cash balances of £1.91m and no debt.