IPO Watch
Vox Markets guide to forthcoming IPOs and companies new to the UK stock market
NameTickerMarketTarget raiseLikely listing date

Manolete Partners Plc

The business was established by Steven Cooklin, CEO, in 2009, to focus exclusively on acquiring or funding insolvency and insolvency-related claims in the UK. As at 30 September 2018, the Company had invested in 249 cases generating gross recoveries on the 173 completed cases of £27.9 million at an average money multiple of 3.1x.
MANOAIM£29m14 Dec 2018

The Global Sustainability Trust plc

A new investment trust aiming for attractive risk-adjusted returns by investing primarily in private market investments that are expected to have a positive environmental and social impact. The Trust will be managed by Aberdeen Standard Investments.
TGSTMain£150m17 Dec 2018

Greenfields Petroleum Corp

Greenfields is an established oil and natural gas company focused on the development and production of proven oil and gas reserves from two operated shallow water fields located in the Republic of Azerbaijan.
GNFAIM$60m18 Dec 2018

Litigation Capital Management

LCM are specialists in providing litigation finance to enable the pursuit and successful recovery of funds from legal claims.
LCMAIMTBC18 Dec 2018
Recent IPOs
NameTickerMarketMoney raisedFirst day of trading

AJ Bell

AJ Bell is a private limited company that provides online investment platforms and stockbroker services. It was formed in Manchester in 1995 by Andy Bell and Nicholas Littlefair.
AJBMainTBC12 Dec 2018

SEEIT

SDCL Energy Efficiency Income Trust plc ("SEEIT") is a newly established closed-ended investment company which will be the first UK-listed investment fund of its kind to invest exclusively in the energy efficiency sector. It will be managed by Sustainable Development Capital LLP.
SEITMAIN£100m11 Dec 2018

Honye Financial Services

The Company has been formed to seek acquisition opportunities in the financial services and 'fintech' sectors. The initial focus will be to acquire companies which have the potential of growing in the Asian market.
HOYEMAIN£2m07 Dec 2018

finnCap

Following admission to trading on AIM, the finnCap group will provide an integrated offering to growth companies for raising private and public equity and debt, alongside advice on acquisitions and disposals with a strategy to provide the full range of financial services expertise to ambitious growth companies.
FCAPAIM£5m05 Dec 2018

Panoply Holdings plc

The Panoply is the parent company of a digitally native technology services group founded in 2016 with the aim of identifying and acquiring best-of-breed specialist information technology and innovation consulting businesses across Europe. The group's primary strategy is to acquire companies in order to build geographic regional clusters of complementary companies and help those acquired companies to achieve organic growth through a mixture of cross selling, upselling and winning bigger deals.
TPXAIM£5m04 Dec 2018

Kropz

Kropz is an emerging plant nutrient producer with an advanced stage phosphate mining project in South Africa, a phosphate project in the Republic of Congo and exploration assets in Ghana. The vision of the Group is to become a leading independent phosphate rock producer and to develop into an integrated, mine-to-market plant nutrient company focusing on sub-Saharan Africa.
KRPZAIM£27.3m30 Nov 2018

European Lithium

European Lithium (ACN 141 450 624) is a mining exploration and development company which wholly owns the Wolfsburg Lithium Project located in Carinthia, 270 km south of Vienna, Austria.
EURNEX£026 Nov 2018

MOD Resources Limited

MOD is a copper exploration and development company focused on the central and western Kalahari Copper Belt in Botswana. The Company's primary focus is the development of its wholly owned T3 Copper Project.
MODMAIN£026 Nov 2018

Hertsford Capital

The Company has been created to consider opportunities within the technology sector. In particular, the initial focus will be to acquire one or more companies which have designed or manufactured technology with application in specific vertical sectors.
HERTMAIN£3m26 Nov 2018

Golden Saint Technologies

Following the acquisition of EMS in May 2018, Golden Saint Technologies (formerly Golden Saint Resources) provides services in the ‘‘Smart Building’’ sector. The Group’s services include supply, design, engineering, installation and maintenance of structured cabling system, wireless communication, network equipment, power and precision air-conditioner systems, access control and surveillance systems, smart monitoring and control, information display system, internet of things (IoT), building services and data centres.
GSTMAIN£911k22 Nov 2018

Cobra Resources plc

Cobra has been formed to take advantage of certain attractive supply and demand dynamics going on in the natural resources environment by identifying and investing in one or two quality advanced but undervalued projects, which the Board believes have the potential to create shareholder value.
COBRMAIN£523k15 Nov 2018

M&G Credit Income Investment Trust plc

The company aim to provide regular and attractive income with low asset value volatility by investing in a diversified portfolio of public and private credit companies. The company is targeting an annualised dividend yield of LIBOR plus 2.5% in the first year and LIBOR +4% in subsequent years.
MGCIMain£100m14 Nov 2018

Gresham House Energy Storage Fund

The Company will invest in utility-scale Energy Storage Systems ("ESS") in Great Britain that provide services to the National Grid to support grid stability as well as delivering the essential infrastructure required to enable Great Britain's increasing reliance on intermittent sources of renewable energy such as wind and solar.
GRIDMAIN£100m13 Nov 2018

Merian Chrysalis Investment Company

Merian Chrysalis Investment is a new closed-ended fund from Merian Global Investors which will be managed by Richard Watts and Nick Williamson. The company's investment objective is to generate long-term capital growth through investing in a portfolio consisting primarily of equity or equity-related investments in unquoted companies.
MERIMain£200m06 Nov 2018

RenalytixAI

RenalytixAI is a developer of artificial intelligence (AI) enabled clinical decision support solutions for kidney disease, one of the most common and costly chronic medical conditions globally. RenalytixAI’s solutions are being designed to make significant improvements in kidney disease risk assessment, clinical care and patient stratification for drug clinical trials.
RNAIAIM£22.5m06 Nov 2018

AVI Japan Opportunity Trust PLC

An investment trust established to provide shareholders with capital growth through investing in undervalued cash-rich and over-capitalised smallcap Japanese equities
AJOTMain£80m22 Oct 2018

CEIBA Investments

The Company aims to provide investors with a regular level of income and substantial capital growth primarily through investment in, and management of, a portfolio of Cuban real estate assets, with a focus on the tourism-related and commercial property sectors.
CBAMain£30m21 Oct 2018

INTOSOL Holdings Plc

INTOSOL is an award winning, international luxury travel company providing bespoke travel solutions globally, utilising its highly experienced travel consultants and proprietary itinerary management technology. The Company is actively expanding on its successful core business of designing luxury trips to over 3,500 global destinations, into the real estate market through the acquisition of luxury boutique properties for its SOUL Private Collection.
INTOMAIN£021 Oct 2018

Smithson Investment Trust

Smithson Investment Trust is a new investment trust focused on small & medium sized companies whose investment manager is Fundsmith, Terry Smith’s fund management firm.
SSONMain£825m18 Oct 2018

Summerway Capital plc

Summerway Capital is an investing company established to acquire companies or businesses which the directors of the Company believe have the potential for strategic, operational and performance improvement so as to create shareholder value. The Company will be principally focused on opportunities with good market fundamentals in the wider household and consumer goods sector, including retail and consumer brands.
SWCAIM£6.1m18 Oct 2018

Gran Tierra Energy Inc.

Gran Tierra Energy Inc. together with its subsidiaries is an independent international energy company focused on oil and natural gas exploration and production in Colombia. The Company is focused on its existing portfolio of assets in Colombia and will pursue new growth opportunities throughout Colombia, leveraging on its technical expertise and financial strength.
GTEMain£009 Oct 2018

Aston Martin Lagonda Global Holdings

Aston Martin Lagonda Limited is a British manufacturer of luxury sports cars and grand tourers. It was founded in 1913 by Lionel Martin and Robert Bamford.
AMLMain£030 Sep 2018

Mobius Investment Trust

Mobius Investment Trust is a new investment trust from Mobius Capital Partners LLP. Mobius Capital Partners is a governance orientated emerging and frontier markets investment manager founded by Mark Mobius, Carlos Hardenberg and Greg Konieczny.
MMITMain£200m30 Sep 2018

Trident Resources

Trident Resources plc was formed in 2018 to undertake an acquisition of a controlling interest in a company or asset in the mining or metals sector.
TRRMain£4m30 Sep 2018

Funding Circle

Funding Circle is a peer-to-peer lending marketplace. Launched in 2010, the company has become a leading loans platform for SMEs in the UK, US, Germany and the Netherlands.
FCHMain£300m27 Sep 2018

Trian Investors 1

Trian Investors 1 aims to invest in the activity of Trian, the asset management firm founded by Nelson Peltz, Peter May & Ed Garden.
TI1Main£270.6m26 Sep 2018

Sensyne Health

Sensyne Health is a healthcare technology company that creates value from accelerating the discovery and development of new medicines and improving patient care through the analysis and commercialisation of real-world evidence from large databases of anonymised patient data in collaboration with NHS Trusts.
SENSAIM£60m16 Aug 2018

Kavango Resources plc

Kavango Resources plc is a mineral exploration company focused on Botswana. Kavango has been set up by an experienced team of geologists and a geophysicist with a history of exploration discoveries in southern Africa.
KAVMain£1.5m10 Aug 2018

Jadestone Energy

Jadestone is an independent oil and gas company focused on the Asia Pacific region. It has a balanced, low-risk, full-cycle portfolio of development, production and exploration assets in Australia, Vietnam and the Philippines.
JSEAIM$95m07 Aug 2018

Argo Mining

Argo is a group of crypto experts, technology executives, and venture capitalists that want to make it easy to mine bitcoin gold, ethereum and other altcoins from home.
ARBMain£25m02 Aug 2018

BigDish Plc

Big Dish owns an online restaurant reservation platform and mobile application operating under the BigDish brand. The product provides a yield management solution for restaurants by offering varying discounts to diners at different times.
DISHMain£2.2m01 Aug 2018

Trackwise Designs Plc

Trackwise is an established business that manufactures specialist products using printed circuit technology. The Company consists of two divisions Radio Frequency ("RF") and Improved Harness Technology ("IHT").
TWDAIM£7m30 Jul 2018

Grit Real Estate Income Group

Grit is a leading pan-African real estate company focused on real estate investment assets in pre-selected African countries (excluding South Africa).
GTRMain$123m30 Jul 2018

Nucleus Financial Group Limited

Nucleus was established in 2006 in collaboration with financial advisers, with financial support from Sanlam UK Limited, to generate greater alignment between advisers and their customers.
NUCAIM£32.1m25 Jul 2018

Danakali Limited

Danakali Limited is an ASX-listed company and 50% owner of the Colluli Potash Project (Colluli or the Project) in Eritrea, East Africa.
DNKMainTBC23 Jul 2018

TheWorks.co.uk plc

The Works is one of the UK's leading multi-channel specialist retailers of value gifts, arts, crafts, toys, books and stationery.
WRKSMain£65.2m18 Jul 2018

ASA International

ASA International, through its subsidiaries, provides microfinance services in Asia and Africa. It offers financial services, including credit, savings, and insurance to low income micro-entrepreneurs; and loans for small and medium enterprises.
ASAIMain£125m17 Jul 2018

OKYO Pharma Corp.

OKYO Pharma Limited (LSE: OKYO) is a life sciences and biotechnology company admitted to listing on the standard segment of the Official List of the UK Financial Conduct Authority and to trading on the Main Market for listed securities of the London Stock Exchange plc.
OKYOMainTBC16 Jul 2018

Immotion Group plc

Immotion Group aims to become the market leader in "out of home" Immersive Entertainment Experiences, by combining best in class Virtual Reality ("VR") content with cutting edge motion platforms; offering consumers in high traffic leisure destinations, (such as shopping malls and family entertainment centres) state of the art VR experiences.
IMMOAIM£5.57m11 Jul 2018

Hipgnosis Songs Fund Limited

Hipgnosis Songs' investment objective is to provide shareholders with an attractive and growing level of income, together with the potential for capital growth, from investment in songs and associated musical intellectual property rights.
SONGMain£200m10 Jul 2018

Tritax EuroBox plc

Tritax EuroBox will seek to acquire and manage a well-diversified portfolio of Continental European logistics assets.
EBOXMain£300m08 Jul 2018

Ashoka India Equity Investment Trust plc

Ashoka India Equity Investment Trust will be a high conviction, long-only investment trust, investing mainly in securities listed in India and listed securities of companies with a significant presence in India.
AIEMain£46m05 Jul 2018

Yellow Cake plc

Yellow Cake plc, will be a major holder of physical uranium ("U3O8") and intends to generate value for shareholders across a spectrum of activities relating to uranium.
YCAAIM£151m04 Jul 2018

TransGlobe Energy

TransGlobe Energy Corporation is a Canadian-based, publicly-traded oil exploration and production company whose activities are concentrated in Egypt and Canada.
TGLAIMTBC28 Jun 2018

RA International Group

RA International is a leading provider of services to remote locations in Africa and the Middle East. It specialises in five service verticals: construction; integrated facilities management; operation and maintenance; accommodation; and supply chain services.
RAIAIM£18.8m28 Jun 2018

Knights Group Holdings plc

Knights is a fast-growing, regional legal and professional services business. Knights has specialists in all of the key areas of corporate and commercial law so that it can offer end-to-end support to businesses of all sizes and in all sectors.
KGHAIMTBC28 Jun 2018

Amigo Holdings

Founded in 2005, Amigo pioneered the concept of guarantor lending, which is a personal loan for which interest and principal payments are guaranteed by a second individual.
AMGOMain£326.8m28 Jun 2018

Mind Gym Limited

Mind Gym is a behavioural science business that uses scalable proprietary products to deliver human capital and business improvement solutions to large corporations.
MINDAIMTBC27 Jun 2018

Cake Box Holdings

Cake Box is a franchise retailer of cakes with a store base across the UK that hit 86 stores as of 31 March 2018.
CBOXAIMTBC26 Jun 2018

Quilter

The Group is a leader in the UK and in selected offshore markets in wealth management, providing advice-led investment solutions and investment platforms to over 900,000 customers, principally in the affluent market segment.
QLTMainTBC24 Jun 2018

i-nexus Global

i-nexus develops and provides strategy execution software to assist global enterprises in effective execution of their strategic plans and initiatives.
INXAIM£10m20 Jun 2018

Anexo Group

Anexo Group is a specialist integrated credit hire & legal services group that provides replacement vehicles and associated legal services to customers who have been involved in a non-fault accident.
ANXAIM£25m19 Jun 2018

Tekmar Group

Tekmar is a market leading provider of subsea cable, umbilical and flexible pipe protection systems.
TGPAIM£61.8m19 Jun 2018

Aquis Exchange

Aquis Exchange is a Pan-European cash equities trading venue with a unique, subscription based, pricing model.
AQXAIM£12m13 Jun 2018

Block Energy

Block Energy is a Georgian focused E&P company focussed on the exploitation of previously discovered fields which are prime for western technology and enhanced production techniques.
BLOEAIM£5m10 Jun 2018

Yew Grove REIT

Yew Grove REIT is a real estate investment trust that invests in commercial properties such as office and industrial assets.
YEWAIM€75m08 Jun 2018

Codemasters

Codemasters is a leading UK publisher of racing games on Console, PC and Mobile.
CDMAIM£15m31 May 2018

Maestrano Group

Gore Street will invest in a diversified portfolio of utility scale energy storage projects primarily located in the UK.
MNOAIM£6m29 May 2018

Gore Street Energy Storage Fund

Gore Street will invest in a diversified portfolio of utility scale energy storage projects primarily located in the UK.
GSFMain£35m24 May 2018

Predator Oil & Gas Holdings Plc

Predator Oil is a Canadian-owned, private oil & natural gas producer headquartered in Calgary, Alberta.
PRDAIM£1.3m23 May 2018

Team17

Team17 Group plc is a British video game developer based in Wakefield, England, that created Worms.
TM17AIM£107.5m22 May 2018

Serinus Energy Plc

Serinus Energy is an international oil company with operations in Romania and Tunisia.
SENXAIM£10m17 May 2018

Avast Software

Avast is a Czech cybersecurity software company that has over 400m users and the largest market share among anti-malware application vendors worldwide.
AVSTMain$200m09 May 2018

Urban Exposure PLC

Urban Exposure is an residential development finance provider that provides development funding for residential, mixed use, student accommodation, retirement living and PRS schemes.
UEXAIM£150m08 May 2018