To increase the asset value of shares in issue, whilst continually increasing the annual dividend. The Groups investment objective is to realise value from a portfolio of securities, providing a growing annual dividend payment to shareholders. The Company will seek to provide its objective by investing worldwide primarily in equity and equity related securities (such as CFDs) of companies predominantly in mining and utility industries. It will invest in both securities listed on various international exchanges and unlisted securities. It may invest in debt instruments such as bonds, bills, notes, certificates of deposit and debt related instruments from time to time.