AIM is the world’s most successful growth market and the international companies quoted on it benefit from being at the heart of the global finance community by having their securities quoted and traded in London. International companies come to AIM to benefit from capital-raising opportunities and raise their profile.
Smaller companies from around the world and at different stages of development are able to join AIM. As an Exchange-regulated market, AIM provides a wide range of international businesses the ability to access capital, liquidity and profile of London’s capital markets.
Currently there are over 500 AIM companies with the majority of their operations outside the UK in over 100 countries. This strong international representation reflects the fact that AIM is an ideal public market for growing and entrepreneurial international businesses seeking to expand and raise their global profile.
International companies joining AIM gain a wide range of benefits, including:
Access to the world’s largest and deepest pool of capital for investment to support companies at admission and further fundraisings
- A quotation on one of the most liquid capital markets for trading in the shares of small and growing international companies
- Support from experienced advisers who understand the needs of ambitious international companies
A higher profile among London’s unrivalled community of investment analysts specialising in sectors and regions worldwide
Promotion of the company’s image and brand on an international scale
A flexible and responsive system of regulation especially geared to the needs of smaller, growing businesses