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    1. July 28, 2015

      Marwyn to launch vehicle on Aim to buy media companies

      Marwyn, the investment group that brought companies including Peppa Pig rights owner Entertainment One to the public...

    2. July 26, 2015

      A reflection on Aim’s 20th anniversary

      The head teacher at the Alternative Investment Market junior school delivers an end of term speech as pupils head off...

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    1. Doing Business in the Isle of Man

      The island has worked hard to diversify and improve its skills base. Its efforts have ...
    2. Private Business 2013

      Often in the shadow of their quoted rivals, Britain’s growing number of private busine...
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    1. July 26, 2015

      Bioven seeks IPO to help market Cuban cancer drug

      A Malaysian biotech company developing a cancer drug discovered in Cuba is planning to float in London. Bioven has its...

    2. July 23, 2015

      Aberdeen Asset Management retreats to its granite bunker

      It suits some investment managers when markets swing wildly on a sixpence worth of information. Not Aberdeen Asset...

    3. July 23, 2015

      Curtain falls on Gate Ventures’ dramatic Aim run

      What do you get when you mix a man who wrote songs for Elvis, £3m, and a mysterious set of Chinese-owned offshore...

    4. FT Alphaville

      July 20, 2015

      Brace yourself. The next Gate Ventures episode airs tomorrow

      One day, someone might pen a musical farce, destined for a premier West End stage, featuring a geriatric lovie whose...

    5. July 19, 2015

      Age before duty works in favour of veteran groups and backers

      Aim’s 20th birthday in June was met with as many boos as cheers. The junior stock market has produced an annualised...

    6. July 19, 2015

      Movers & shakers: July 20

      • Arpad “Arki” Busson, one of the world’s best-known hedge fund managers, is taking over as executive chairman of...

    7. July 17, 2015

      Small-cap Week, July 18

      Chip designer Imagination Technologies was among the week’s biggest gainers, after its shares climbed 9.9 per cent on a...

    8. July 17, 2015

      Highlights from this week’s Investors Chronicle

      Buy: Regenersis (RGS) The loss of work from a large client is disappointing, but the group is still on course to meet...

    9. July 12, 2015

      Conviviality must not forget first names as Hunter stalks Matthew

      When most of your customers are called Sarah, it says a lot about your business. It certainly says plenty about...

    10. July 9, 2015

      InternetQ hints at music streaming sale

      InternetQ has hinted at a sale of its music streaming business Akazoo, after spinning it off into a separate unit with...

    11. July 9, 2015

      Bwin.party confirms 110p a share offer from Aim rival GVC

      Bwin.party, the Gibraltar-based online gaming group, has confirmed that it is has received an initial offer of 110p per...

    12. July 8, 2015

      Monitise suffers fresh blow with Visa Europe to sell its stake

      Embattled mobile money group Monitise has suffered a fresh blow after Visa Europe, one of its key shareholders,...

    13. July 8, 2015

      Lenigas steps down from UK Oil & Gas

      David Lenigas, the ebullient chairman of UK Oil & Gas Investments who claimed there may be “multiple billion barrels”...

    14. July 6, 2015

      Aim loses another nominated adviser

      London’s Alternative Investment Market was dealt a blow on Monday as it lost another nominated adviser, further...

    15. July 5, 2015

      Sirius reaps the benefits of charming the locals

      The comic potential in mineral fertiliser was exploited to the full by satirist Sacha Baron Cohen when his creation,...

    16. July 3, 2015

      My First Million — Steve Gross

      Steve Gross started fishing in local reservoirs at the age of five with his father, using a garden cane as a rod. At 14...

    17. July 3, 2015

      It’s important to Aim for an established business

      The 20-year anniversary of the Alternative Investment Market has caused me to reflect on my own Aim activities over the...

    18. July 3, 2015

      Sirius needs Yorkshire Moors potash investors to dig deep

      A jubilant crowd surrounded the chief executive of Sirius Minerals as he emerged blinking into the evening sunshine...

    19. July 3, 2015

      Optimal expects green light on Skrill merger by end of July

      Optimal Payments, the British online payments group, expects to receive regulatory approval for its €1.1bn reverse...

    20. June 28, 2015

      Cracks appear in ‘cash shell’ strategy

      It has not been a good few weeks for investors in cash shells. Companies that were formed out of shells, including Asia...

    21. June 28, 2015

      Quindell saga turns into Mad Hatter’s tea party

      Just when you think you know how the adventures of Daniel Stewart and Quindell will pan out, the scene shifts and the...

    22. June 25, 2015

      City Insider: Will Truell take Tungsten private?

      Edi Truell : Public problems A(nother) shift in strategy could be on the cards at Tungsten, the troubled e-invoicing...

    23. June 24, 2015

      Regulator launches investigation into Quindell accounting

      Quindell has suspended trading in its shares, after the Financial Conduct Authority commenced an investigation into its...

    24. June 21, 2015

      Ten Alps has a climb ahead of it on its route back to the heights

      Ten Alps well named. The TV group will have to scale several mountains before its shares return to where they were even...

    25. June 19, 2015

      Time to add colour to Aim market’s game of chance

      Ah, 1995. If the past is a monochrome memory, let me remind you — this was the year that chancellor Ken Clarke cut the...

    26. June 19, 2015

      Aim is more miss than hit for investors as it marks 20th anniversary

      Investors had little to celebrate at the 20th anniversary of London’s Alternative Investment Market this week, as...

    27. June 19, 2015

      Aim — 20 years of a few winners and many losers

      London’s junior market celebrated its 20th birthday this week — but investors have yet to enjoy many happy returns....

    28. June 18, 2015

      Aim: 20 trying years

      A wild west casino that parts fools from their money. Or, a successful way for small, growing companies to find...

    29. June 18, 2015

      Hornby raises £15m to pay down debt

      Hornby, the UK toy train maker, plans to raise £15m through the issue of new shares and move from the London main...

    30. June 18, 2015

      Estate agency Hunters set to go public

      Estate agency chain Hunters is to go public in a deal that marks the next step in its bid to become one of Britain’s...

    31. FT Alphaville

      June 16, 2015

      Tick tock, Quindell, the time for answers approaches

      The end of June approaches and with it the deadline for Quindell, the unsold rump of businesses loosely related to...

    32. June 15, 2015

      Majestic profit fall underlines scale of turnround test for chief

      The scale of the turnround task for the new management of Majestic Wine has been underlined by a sharp fall in...

    33. FT Alphaville

      June 11, 2015

      Another AIM laughing stock (updated)

      This is a placeholder post while we wait for “news” from Gate Ventures, a curious company with a £35k investment in a...

    34. June 7, 2015

      Small business annual reports do matter to investors, FRC finds

      “Shock revelation. Investors do read annual reports and base their investment decisions on what they find there,” was...

    35. June 5, 2015

      VCT windup could leave investors with tax bill

      The proposed closure of an investment vehicle focused on Aim-listed companies threatens to land investors with hefty...

    36. FT Alphaville

      June 5, 2015

      Plus500, MeVideo Ltd and a question of disclosure

      PlayTech, the London-listed but Isle of Man registered gaming company, has agreed to pay £460m in cash for Plus500, the...

    37. June 1, 2015

      Cameron seeks to reward stealth Tories with Lloyds share sale

      Conservatism was the love that dared not speak its name in last month’s election. Stealth Tories confounded pollsters...

    38. FT Alphaville

      June 1, 2015

      Playtech to buy Plus500

      A 400p cash recommended bid. Aiming for September completion, assuming regulators agree. Gal Haber, chief executive...

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