16 Mar
Spotify aims for growth and profits ahead of IPO

Spotify has been promoting its appeals to investors ahead of a stock market listing on 3 April, targeting sufficient growth to fend off rivals like Apple and Amazon while still generating profits.

15 Mar
Chocolate could disappear by 2050 due to climate change

Cocoa plants as we know them are expected to become extinct by as early as 2050 as global warming pushes temperatures higher and levels of humidity fall, the World Economic Forum said on Thursday.

12 Mar
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Saudi Aramco IPO likely to be delayed until 2019 - report

British officials have been informed that Saudi Aramco’s initial public offering is likely to be pushed back from the second half of 2018 until 2019.

01 Mar
Spotify files for public listing on NYSE, valued at $23bn

Having already shaken up the music industry, Spotify filed a prospectus to list its shares on the New York Stock Exchange on Wednesday, making it one of the most anticipated technology sector stockmarket debuts in years and a signal of the streaming market reaching its maturity as it continued to breathe life into a floundering music industry.

27 Feb
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Deutsche Bank to list €700bn asset management arm

Deutsche Bank has confirmed its plans to list its DWS asset management unit on the Frankfurt stock exchange.

26 Feb
US Supreme Court handicaps Trump's 'dreamer' plans

The US Supreme Court dealt a blow to the Trump administration on Monday as it declined to take up a lawsuit concerning the citizenship status of the children of illegal immigrants, known as 'dreamers'.

14 Feb
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Russia eyes Saudi Aramco IPO investment

A Russian and Chinese joint investment fund, working in conjunction with several major Russian banks, has made moves to take part in the much awaited Saudi Aramco initial public offering, according to a sovereign Russian investment fund head.

13 Feb
Core Industrial REIT set for listing in London and Dublin

Ireland-focused real estate investor Core Industrial REIT announced on Tuesday that it intends to float in Dublin and on London's AIM, with the intention of raising €225m from shares priced at €1. 00.

13 Feb
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TruFin takes AIM at the London Stock Exchange

FinTech and banking business TruFin has announced its proposed admission to the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange after successfully executing a conditional placing and subscription of shares.

15 Jan
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SoftBank may sell 30% of telecoms arm in £13bn IPO

Japanese company SoftBank is studying floating 30% of its mobile phone business SoftBank Corp. in Tokyo and overseas, possibly in the autumn.

05 Jan
Saudi Aramco IPO looks more likely as change in legal status paves the way for flotation

Saudi Aramco, the Dhahran-based petroleum and natural gas company which had recently been forced to deny plans that it was abandoning its $2tn flotation of 5% of the company, received a shot in the arm on Friday after a royal decree converted the firm into a joint stock company, allowing it to expand its shareholder base beyond the Saudi Arabian government.

28 Dec
EQTEC completes merger with Spanish sister company

Irish waste-to-energy specialist EQTEC resumed trading on AIM on Thursday with a new-look board of directors after it completed the reverse takeover of a fellow subsidiary of its Spanish parent company.

19 Dec
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London Stock Exchange sees 100 new listings for first time in three years

Israeli mining company Shefa Yamim became the 100th company to float on the London Stock Exchange in 2017 on Monday, marking the first time the barrier had been broken in three years on the back of heightened international interest and an increased level of investment fund listings.

11 Dec
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OnTheMarket readies for AIM float with equity offer for new agents

OnTheMarket, the estate agent-backed property website, says it it ready to float on the AIM section of the London Stock Exchange in order to "challenge the dominance of Rightmove and Zoopla" with a big new marketing campaign.

08 Dec
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In-video ad developer Mirriad plots AIM float, backed by IP Group

Mirriad Advertising, a video technology company backed by IP Group plans to float on London's AIM with a £26. 2m fundraising to speed its expansion.

24 Nov
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Ten Lifestyle Group admitted to trading on AIM

Technology-based lifestyle and travel platform Ten Lifestyle has today announced its intention to float in London via a placing.

24 Nov
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Sabre seeks £600m market capitalisation from December IPO

Sabre Insurance released details of its initial public offering (IPO) on Thursday, with founder Angus Ball set to collect nearly £30m for his 20% shareholding in the motor insurer in what had been referred to as one of 2017's biggest London listings.

19 Nov
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Sunday newspaper round-up: Zimbabwe, Budget, Merkel

It felt like a revolution. They came from all over the country and all walks of life. Young and old, opposition activists and party apparatchiks, white farmers and black war veterans, housewives and their maids. For years many of them had been on opposing sides, but yesterday they had one common objective. "Mugabe must go!" read the banners as thousands of Zimbabweans filled the streets of Harare draped in their red, yellow, green and black flag, playing music, dancing and hugging strangers.

13 Nov
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Beeks seeks trading places on AIM to accelerate growth

Profitable fintech operator Beeks Financial Cloud Group is expecting to raise £7m when it floats on London's AIM junior market at the end of this month.

03 Nov
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Arqiva and Bakkavor shelve IPO plans

Investors waiting for the £1. 5bn initial public offer of Arqiva and the £100m float of Bakkavor will have to wait wait a little bit longer.