FEED Assets and Investment Strategy
In November 2016 FEED had been in existence for 26 years. In this time it has:
=> received an overall sum of £112,780 in donations and
=> distributed a total of £120,656 in grants to individuals and organizations.
Administration charges have been kept to an absolute minimum, amounting to an overall total of only £5,315 in 26 years. This is an average of £204 per year and only 4.4% of donation income.
Capital and Investments
The surplus of income over expenditure has been invested to generate income for future awards. In November 2015 the capital assets of FEED were approximately £117,546 in value, consisting of unit trusts, shares, interest-bearing loans and bank deposits.
FEED has an investment strategy involving a target investment capital of 110,000 euros augmented annually from 1 April 2005 by 1% plus Eurozone inflation.
FEED plans to maintain the value of its capital investment at or above this target level. Any surplus over the target can be used for grants.