Invesco Perpetual UK Smaller Companies Investment Trust plc is an investment trust. The Company's investment objective is to achieve long-term total return for shareholders primarily by investment in a cross-section of small to medium sized United Kingdom quoted companies. The business of the Company consists of investing its funds according to the investment objective with the aim of spreading investment risk and generating a return for shareholders. It may use bank borrowings, the proceeds from which can be invested with the aim of enhancing returns to shareholders. It seeks to identify companies, which have propositions and whose share prices are reasonable in relation to their quality and growth. It invests in various sectors, such as consumer services, financials, technology, healthcare, consumer goods, oil and gas and basic materials. The investment trust may invest in derivatives. The Company's manager is Invesco Fund Managers Limited, which is a subsidiary of Invesco Limited.