UHY Hacker Young | Chartered Accountants

AIM admission and support services

Our AIM admission and support services cover the whole AIM admission process from Pre-IPO fundraising to tax planning.

Pre-IPO fundraising

For companies requiring equity finance within 12-18 months of anticipated IPO, the benefits of which include:

  • allowing pre-IPO deadlines to be met and deliverables to be achieved;
  • added credibility for the company;
  • financial assistance with the flotation process;
  • pre-IPO investors able to provide continued support if stock market conditions result in postponement of the IPO

Your admission to AIM

Our AIM specialists can advise you at every stage of the AIM listing process, including:

  • review of appropriateness of flotation and choice of stock market
  • time-schedule, planning and budgeting of the transaction
  • preparation and review of business plan and financial model
  • business valuation
  • introduction and approaching pre-IPO investors
  • introduction to nominated advisers (NOMADs) and stock brokers
  • liaising with the stock market authorities
  • assisting with Prospectus preparation
  • additional services such as tax advisory, contact to brokers and law firms

Due diligence services

As reporting accountants, we offer a range of due diligence services, including:

  • true and fair opinion on the financial information in the admission document
  • long form (due diligence) report on the issuer or the acquisition target as appropriate
  • report and opinion on adequacy of working capital
  • report and opinion on adequacy of financial reporting procedures
  • tax structuring and clearances

Tax assistance and planning

We can provide:

  • advice on overseas based businesses
  • pre and post float planning
  • help with tax structuring and clearances

The next step

If you would like to discuss the AIM admission and support services we can provide for your business in more detail, please contact one of our AIM specialists at your nearest office or complete our contact form.