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UK IPO market expected to return to buoyancy in 2015, BDO survey says

UK IPO market expected to return to buoyancy in 2015, BDO survey says

Mon, 26 January 2015

The market for UK initial public offers is expected to regain its buoyancy in 2015 after several flotations were pulled towards the end of 2014 and despite the looming general election and oil prices ... [more]

Market overview: Smiths Group slips into pole position

Market overview: Smiths Group slips into pole position

Thu, 22 January 2015

1606: Engineering outfit Smiths Group has refreshed its on-going relationship with American telco giant AT&T. The US firm will provide the London-listed company with with enhanced global network speed... [more]

Amphion Innovations' part-owned partner lines up AIM flotation

Amphion Innovations' part-owned partner lines up AIM flotation

Mon, 19 January 2015

Amphion Innovations, a developer of medical and technology businesses, announced its part-owned US partner Motif BioSciences will merge with a private company. The private company holds the intellectu... [more]

John Laing unveils plans for £1bn IPO comeback

John Laing unveils plans for £1bn IPO comeback

Mon, 19 January 2015

John Laing, the infrastructure investor taken private in 2006, has announced its plans for a stock market comeback in the next few months. Laing and owner Henderson, which snapped up Laing for £887m n... [more]

Chemical antibiotics developer Redx Pharma to raise £20m in AIM flotation

Chemical antibiotics developer Redx Pharma to raise £20m in AIM flotation

Mon, 12 January 2015

Biotechnology company Redx Pharma has announced it will raise £20m via a placing of shares to start floating on the London stock market. The initial public offering (IPO) is expected to be completed i... [more]

HSS Hire reveals £103m IPO funding plans

Mon, 12 January 2015

Tool hire firm HSS Hire Group has announced plans to float on the London stock market from February, in a bid to reduce its debt and roll out more 'local format' stores. The initial public offering (I... [more]

Trainline £500m IPO to 'kick start' 2015 pipeline

Thu, 08 January 2015

Train booking website Trainline has confirmed plans for a £500m main market listing, with a gross £75m of new cash to pay off debt and allow its private equity owners to finally move closer to an exit... [more]

Evraz delays IPO of North American unit

Mon, 15 December 2014

The biggest steel maker in Russia, Evraz, has shelved plans for an initial public offering (IPO) of its North American unit, due to the drop in the price of oil. It had planned to raise up to $500m by... [more]

Mill Residential to begin capital raising ahead of flotation

Sun, 16 November 2014

Mill Residential will on Monday begin raising capital ahead of its flotation on the London Stock Exchange, which is expected to occur within the next six weeks. The business, the UK's first 'buy-to-le... [more]

Virgin Money begins trading as IPO priced at low end of range - UPDATE

Thu, 13 November 2014

Shares in challenger bank Virgin Money Holdings began conditional trading in London at 283p after its initial public offer (IPO) raised a less-than-expected £312m as investors continued to treat the n... [more]

Tonic maker Fever-Tree sees shares soar on stock market debut

Fri, 07 November 2014

Shares in Fever-Tree fizzed up on the upmarket tonic water maker 's first day of dealings on AIM on Friday after stronger-than-expected demand for its initial public offering (IPO). Fever-Tree, which ... [more]

Drinks group Fevertree sets placing price for AIM listing

Tue, 04 November 2014

Upmarket drinks company Fever-Tree has set the ball rolling on its planned listing on AIM on Friday this week. Fever-Tree has set the price for its flotation via a conditional placing of 69.6m share... [more]

Virgin Money presses ahead with flotation

Tue, 04 November 2014

Virgin Money has defied concerns about the UK flotation market by announcing plans to list on the stock market by the end of November. The group, backed by flamboyant British entrepreneur Richard Bran... [more]

Proventus Renewables aims to enter London Stock Exchange

Mon, 03 November 2014

Renewable energy company Proventus said it is seeking to enter the main market of the London Stock Exchange. The company's chairman Liam McGrattan said the announcement brings a "great development and... [more]

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles to spin out Ferrari in 2015 IPO - UPDATE

Wed, 29 October 2014

Fiat Chrysler Automobiles (FCA) has revealed plans to spin out Ferrari as a separate company, making 10% of the iconic sports car maker available in a public offer. The remaining 90% Ferrari shares wi... [more]

Quartix to float on London's AIM after completing fundraising

Wed, 29 October 2014

Quartix Holdings, a vehicle tracking and telematics supplier, will begin trading on London's AIM next Thursday with a market capitalisation of £54.1m after a successful fundraising. The company, which... [more]

FTSE 100 Top Risers

Name Last Chg.% Time
BG Group 916.80 2.81 16:07
International Consolidated Airlines Group SA (CDI) 549.50 2.52 16:07
Persimmon 1,561.00 2.23 16:07
Mondi 1,174.00 2.09 16:07
Royal Mail 449.50 1.93 16:07

FTSE 100 Top Fallers

Name Last Chg.% Time
Coca-Cola HBC AG (CDI) 1,077.00 -3.15 16:07
Tesco 229.45 -2.49 16:07
Babcock International Group 1,029.00 -2.28 16:07
BT Group 423.80 -1.69 16:07
BAE Systems 510.50 -1.64 16:07