Northern Aim VCT plc Portfolio update

16th November 2009



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NORTHERN AIM VCT PLC

16 November 2009

PORTFOLIO UPDATE

Northern AIM VCT PLC holds 229,750 ordinary shares of 1.25p in Aero
Inventory PLC which as at 30 September 2009 had a carrying value of
GBP628,400, equivalent to 2.8p per Northern AIM VCT PLC ordinary share.

On 26 October 2009 the shares in Aero Inventory PLC were suspended
from trading on AIM and on 11 November 2009 the board of Aero
Inventory PLC announced the appointment of joint administrators. On
the basis of the information presently available, the directors of
Northern AIM VCT PLC expect that the investment in Aero Inventory PLC
will be written down to a nil value in the audited balance sheet of
Northern AIM VCT PLC as at 31 October 2009.

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

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November 16, 2009 10:33 ET (15:33 GMT)