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Debt Capital Markets 2021 Year in Review

 

The London Stock Exchange is pleased to share its 2021 Debt Capital Markets Review. The report provides an overview of global DCM activity and highlights from the London Stock Exchange, including key transactions and initiatives within the financial community.

Key Highlights include:

Global Trends in the Debt Capital Markets – over £515 billion on London

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Graft Polymer Plc to the Main Market

The London Stock Exchange today welcomes Graft Polymer (UK) PLC, a business focused on the development of polymer modification, bio/food supplements and drug delivery systems, to the Main Market, trading under the ticker symbol “GPL”.

Graft Polymer is an early-stage company with a state-of-the-art polymer research and development, manufa

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Genflow Biosciences Plc to the Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Genflow Biosciences Plc, a UK-based biotechnology company focused on longevity and the development of therapies to counteract the effects of aging and diseases associated with advanced age, to the Standard Listing Segment of the Main Market, under the ticker symbol "GENF".

Genflow Biosciences opened th

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Thematic and ESG ETPs see numbers increase at the London Stock Exchange

2021 was a year that saw strong growth in the London Stock Exchange’s ETP range. Overall, there were 311 new ETPs across the year, divided into 181 ETFs and 130 other types of ETPs. This compares with 193 ETPs listed on the London Stock Exchange in 2020.

Lida Eslami, Head of Business Development, ETP and IOB, London Stock Exchange Group explains that the oth

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Bridgepoint Group plc to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

Today, Bridgepoint, the UK headquartered, leading mid-market private asset firm in the world, has reached an important milestone as it begins trading on the Main Market of the London Stock Exchange. Bridgepoint priced its initial public offering at 350 pence per share, leading to a total market capitalisation at the commencement of conditional dealings at approximately £2,881 million, which

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Draper Esprit plc to the Main Market

Draper Esprit, a leading venture capital firm investing in and developing high growth digital technology businesses, today announces that it has moved its listings from London’s AIM and Dublin’s Euronext Growth Market to their respective main market partners. Its shares will today begin trading on the Premium Segment of London’s Main Market with a secondary listing on Euronext Dublin. 

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Zenova Group Plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange welcomes Zenova Group Plc to AIM in order to facilitate its plan to introduce its innovative cutting edge technologically driven products.

Zenova has developed a set of new fire safety and temperature management products that address the most pressing problems in this sector in a very efficient and cost effective way.
These comprise fire retardant paints

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Rize ETF celebrating the launch of its new ETF targeting environmental sustainability

London, UK – 23 July 2021 – Rize UCITS ICAV (“Rize ETF”), Europe’s first specialist thematic ETF issuer, has today unveiled a brand new ETF targeting environmental sustainability. The Rize Environmental Impact 100 UCITS ETF (LIFE) is the first ETF of its kind in Europe, and is available to buy from today on London Stock Exchange trading under the tickers LIFE (USD) and LVNG (GBP). In addition

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London Stock Exchange welcomes GENincode plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes GENinCode plc (“GENinCode” or the “Company” with the LSE-AIM ticker “GENI”), the cardiovascular disease (“CVD”) risk assessment company focused on predictive genetics for the prevention of cardiovascular disease. The Company is incorporated in England and Wales with its UK headquarters in Oxford. 

The Company has successfully raised £17 million in

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London Stock Exchange Group welcomes Andrew Griffith MP, UK's Net Zero Business Champion, celebrating the FTSE 100 contribution to the Race to Zero

Hosted by London Stock Exchange Group (LSEG), the UK Net Zero Business Champion Andrew Griffith MP celebrated the FTSE100 companies that have committed to a greener, sustainable world via the UN’s Race to Zero
 
Nearly half of the FTSE100 companies, including LSEG, have now joined the Race to Zero, a global UN campaign rallying

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Microlise Group plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Microlise Group plc (AIM: SAAS) to trading on AIM.

Microlise is a leading provider of transport management software to fleet operators helping them to improve efficiency, safety, and reduce emissions. These improvements are delivered through reduced fuel use, reduced mileage travelled, improved driver performance, fewer accidents, elimination of

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Lords Group Trading plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Lords Group Trading plc to AIM in order to accelerate the Company’s growth strategy.

Lords Group Trading is a leading distributor of building materials in the UK. The Company distributes building, plumbing, heating and DIY goods and principally sells to local tradesmen, small to medium sized merchants, construction companies and as well as retailing

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Revolution Beauty Group plc to AIM

Revolution Beauty is a global mass beauty and personal care business which operates a multi brand, multi category strategy and sells its products both direct to consumer via its e-commerce operations, and in both physical and digital retailers through wholesale relationships.

Established in 2014 by co-founders Adam Minto and Tom Allsworth, Revolution Beauty has rapidly established a

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Poolbeg Pharma plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange welcomes Poolbeg Pharma (‘POLB’) a clinical-stage, infectious disease pharmaceutical company with a novel capital light clinical model to rival the conventional biotech model, as it lists on AIM.

Poolbeg Pharma has raised £25 million and lists with a market capitalisation of £50 million with Schroder Investment Management and other institutions under the

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Bradda Head Holdings Ltd to AIM

London Stock Exchange welcomes Bradda Head Holdings Ltd (‘Bradda Head’), the North American-focused lithium developer, to AIM under the ticker ‘BHL’. The Company will be trading its common shares and has a market capitalisation of approximately £16.1 million at admission. This is Bradda Head’s primary listing.

Bradda Head is a new breed of lithium explorer with unique exposure across

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Forward Partners to AIM

Founded in 2013, Forward Partners is a well-established and respected London-based venture capital firm, specialising in supporting high growth, early-stage technology businesses. The Group brings together venture capital provider Forward Ventures, equity-free revenue-based financing through Forward Advances and highly specialised growth support from Forward Studio. This model supports

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Saietta Group plc to AIM

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Saietta Group plc, a UK-based engineering company which has developed the innovative Axial Flux Technology (AFT) electric motor, to AIM. Saietta will be admitted to AIM under the Ticker (SED) “Saietta Electric Drive”. The Company has successfully raised £37.5 million through a placing and subscription, giving it a market capitalisation on Admission of £102

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London Stock Exchange welcomes LendInvest to AIM

Today, London Stock Exchange welcomes LendInvest to trading on AIM . 

LendInvest is an asset manager for property finance whose technology-led, disruptive business model provides investors with the opportunity to invest in high-quality property finance assets to earn attractive risk-adjusted returns, while providing borrowers with tailored, convenient and competitively-priced property

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Seraphim Space Investment Trust to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

London Stock Exchange today welcomes Seraphim Space Investment Trust (LSE: SSIT) to trading on the Main Market.

Seraphim Space Investment Trust (“Seraphim”) will invest in a diversified international portfolio of early and growth stage Space Tech businesses. The Company is the world's first listed Space Tech fund and is targeting annualised NAV total return of at least 20 per cent.

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London Stock Exchange welcomes Seraphine to the Premium Segment of the Main Market

Seraphine is an international digitally-led maternity and nursing wear brand with a diverse range of innovative maternity and nursing products serving an under-competed global market. The Group was founded with the vision of creating desirable clothes which women would want to wear even if they were not pregnant, and this ethos remains true to this day. 

Seraphine is synonymous

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HANetf and Saturna Capital partner to launch first actively managed, sustainable ETF with carbon offset in Europe

Saturna Capital and HANetf are delighted to announce the launch of an actively manged, sustainable ETF, the Saturna Sustainable ESG Equity HANzero™ UCITS ETF (ticker: SESG) ‘SESG’. The ETF launched via the HANetf platform and listed the London Stock Exchange on Friday 9th July.

The Saturna Sustainable ESG Equity HANzero™ UCITS ETF (ticker: SESG) will be the second ETF in Europe and the

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Going direct: a Wise decision

Not every listing on the public markets has the aim of raising fresh capital. For fast-growing international technology company Wise, its Direct Listing on the Main Market of London Stock Exchange provides a way to broaden its ownership while remaining focused on its mission. Co-founder and CEO Kristo Käärmann explains their novel thinking and approach.

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