Gresham House plc was incorporated on 14 May 1857 with a company number of 871.

The Company’s business activity is that of an Authorised Investment Trust, investing in both securities and commercial property.

The Company’s investment objective was amended at the Annual General Meeting held on 19 May 2011 to enable the orderly realisation of the Groups’s assets over a period of approximately two years with a view to returning captial to shareholders thereafter.