TITLE

AIM Attracts Reg-Weary: US IPO Candidates

AUTHOR(S)
Hahn, Avital Louria
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Investment Dealers' Digest;12/12/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 47, p7
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article provides information about Alternative Investment Market (AIM) in London, England. It is the market for small companies on the London Stock Exchange. It informs that the AIM has experienced increase traffic from several companies around the world. It comprises of such companies that want to have an access to the services of London's small and midcap investor and research. The London Stock Exchange has proactively marketed AIM in the U.S. for a number of years. Small U.S.-based broker-dealers are also planning to get involved in taking companies public on the AIM.
ACCESSION #
19275824

 

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