IPOs

All the essential UK stock market IPO news in a single place. 



Cradle Arc

This is a holding company for a portfolio of exploration and development mining projects, plus a 60% stake in a producing copper mine in Botswana. It hopes to join AIM  in late January.


OnTheMarket

The online property portal hopes to raise £50m and join AIM very soon, spending the money on advertising to try and take market share from Rightmove and Zoopla.


GEMS Education

The Dubai-based private school operator is rumoured to be eyeing a London IPO in 2018 with a speculated $4bn valuation and we believe confirmation of a stock market float is imminent. The Government of Malaysia's Khazanah investment fund took a 3% stake in the business at the start of 2018.


Indian Pacific Resources

Coming to AIM in the immediate future is Indian Pacific Resources which owns an iron ore project in Madagascar.


Chargemaster

Reports suggest electric vehicle charging specialist Chargemaster is to float on the London Stock Exchange in June.


Codemasters

The video games publisher is rumoured to be lining up a London listing in 2018.


MRH

The petrol station operator could be floated on the London stock market soon in order to provide an exit route for current owner Lone Star Funds, according to media reports.


O2

The telecoms provider is widely rumoured to be preparing to join the UK stock market, potentially letting retail investors buy shares at the IPO price.


Vue Cinemas

British cinema chain widely tipped to be floating in London soon.


Sky Betting

Private equity group CVC could push for a London IPO as a way of selling its 20% stake in the gambling business, but this is all speculation at present.


OneFoods

BRF, one of the world's largest food companies, has confirmed a London IPO is one option being considered for its halal chicken business.


Aurum

Reports suggest private equity owner Apollo is considering an IPO for Aurum which is best known as the owner of high street jeweller Goldsmiths.


Logicor

Private equity group Blackstone will float £11bn warehouse business Logicor on the London market, according to reports.


SuperAwesome

This London tech business is rumoured to considering an IPO in London. It helps brands such as Lego to comply with rules on advertising to children online.


Hybrid Air Vehicles

A stock market float could be on the cards in 2018 for the British airship manufacturer, claim media reports.


AppBox Media

UK-based mobile apps and video games developer says it will look to float in London or the US Nasdaq market.


White Rivers Exploration 

Has a joint venture in South Africa with Harmony on ones of the world's largest undeveloped gold mines. London IPO plans have been pushed back to 2018.


Simit Sarayi

The Turkish simit bread seller is reported to be lining up a London listing in 2018.


Sok Marketler Ticaret

Reports suggest the Instanbul-based retailer could float in London and be worth $3bn.


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