HgCapital Trust Plc operates as a private equity fund. It is an investment trust, which invests in European mid-market companies across in the United Kingdom and Continental Europe in selected parts of the healthcare, industrials, services and technology, media and telecommunications sectors. The trust invests in portfolio of private equity investments primarily in the UK and Continental Europe. The investment objective of the trust is to provide shareholders with long-term capital appreciation in excess of the FTSE All-Share Index by investing in unquoted companies. HgCapital Trust was founded in 1989 and is headquartered in London, the United Kingdom.