Timing and motivation are crucial when planning to go public - so is surrounding yourself with an experienced adviser network
2017 saw the IPO market boom with the likes of Snap listing, and others such as Airbnb and Uber declaring that they are not far behind. The number of IPOs on London’s Main Market and Aim jumped from 65 to 106, following the 2016 slump.
This year, this level of activity looks set to continue and while many smaller companies don’t spend time thinking about a listing strategy, it is wise to do so. If going through an IPO and listing is your end goal as an owner or manager, having a plan in place from the start will pay dividends in the long run. So, what are the three key points to consider?