Sponsor Company Profiles
Hill Dickinson is a leading and award-winning international commercial law firm with more than 850 people including 185 partners and legal directors, with offices in Liverpool, Manchester, London, Leeds, Piraeus, Singapore, Monaco and Hong Kong. Hill Dickinson delivers advice and strategic guidance spanning the full legal spectrum. The firm acts as a trusted adviser to businesses, organisations and individuals across the globe and from a wide range of market sectors, advising on non-contentious advisory and transactional work through to all forms of commercial litigation and arbitration. Hill Dickinson’s network of international offices reflects the global nature of our work; the Monaco office focuses on the needs of our yacht and superyacht client base, and our offices in Piraeus, Singapore and Hong Kong specialise in the marine, trade and energy markets. For further information about the firm, please visit hilldickinson.com For the latest legal alerts and updates on the firm, follow Hill Dickinson on Twitter: www.twitter.com/hilldickinson
haysmacintyre is an award winning firm of chartered accountants and tax advisors, servicing clients internationally. As experts in building long term professional relationships that are open and honest, we are often consulted on our clients’ wider range of commercial challenges to assist them in solving their problems, to grasp opportunities and achieve their goals. We have a wealth of experience in supporting companies in the small and mid-cap market who are looking to list via IPO or with subsequent transactions. We are also specialists in acting for listed businesses as auditors and take the complicated nature, high levels of regulation and short reporting deadlines seriously. We work closely with our clients to ensure that we not only deliver a quality audit but add value during the process.
Aquis Stock Exchange (AQSE) is a primary and secondary market for equity and debt securities, which champions entrepreneurship, investment, and growth. As a division of a leading exchange services group, Aquis Exchange PLC, AQSE is a business underpinned by a robust regulatory framework, overseen by the FCA, and has a strong service culture. Only an IPO gives entrepreneurs the opportunity to stay independent, in control, and gain access to low-cost growth capital. AQSE is a genuine partner stock exchange for these ambitious business owners. By segmenting the Growth Market into the Access and Apex sections, AQSE provides an appropriate and proportional regulatory framework for new entrants to flourish. AQSE has put a number of measures in place to protect its market, reduce spreads, boost liquidity and ensure that retail investors are treated equally to institutions. AQSE is committed to putting the public back into public markets and empowering growth companies.
Guild Financial Advisory is an independent corporate finance boutique focused on providing corporate finance services; both in terms of advice and raising funds for fast growing private and public companies and building long term relationships based on excellence of service and in-depth market knowledge. In 2021, Guild Financial Advisory joined the Aquis list of corporate advisers and we are immensely proud to announce the recent admission of Majestic Corporation Plc to the AQSE Growth market. Majestic is a profitable business operating in the urban mining sector, recycling precious metals and non-ferrous metals from obsolete mechanical and industrial material including catalytic convertors, printed circuit boards, legacy electrical and electronic equipment (WEEE), as well as industrial metal residues left over from manufacturing. We are enthusiastic about the opportunities available in the market and look forward to working with our growing base of clients as they embark on their next chapter of growth.
We are a CREST enabled registrar. Our focus is on providing a professional and personal service to clients, advisors, brokers, and shareholders. All our issuer companies and their advisers have a dedicated client manager. These are backed up by a full compliment of experienced, well-trained staff. Being able to offer this personal touch along-side our technical expertise distinguishes us from other registrars. We are committed to maintaining a leading-edge capability. Therefore, in addition to our professionally qualified and experienced staff, we consistently invest significantly in IT. This includes bespoke CREST integrated share registration software. Share Registrars was established in 2004 to fill a gap in the market for clients wanting a more personal service. This personal service, together with a highly professional approach has enabled the company to grow steadily to the stage where it now has well over 200 client companies. Share Registrars is a subsidiary of MSP Secretaries, one of the largest UK firms of Chartered Secretaries, which provides company secretarial, payroll, accountancy support, strategic marketing, and other statutory services to in excess of 1,000 companies. This connection enables Share Registrars to provide a full professional service and not just basic share registration. The managing director is Peter Ronayne ACA who is a chartered accountant with over 25 years commercial and share registration experience. Peter is supported by full contingent of experienced staff. Contact us - [email protected]
CrowdX provides a capital market for privately held companies across the UK to raise funds, access liquidity and release value. Founded to address the real-world challenges holding back the growth of scale-up companies, CrowdX offers a low-cost, highly flexible solution for companies looking to consolidate their cap table, fund growth and provide investors with a realistic exit option. The company’s network is vast and expanding, offering brokers, family offices and discretionary fund managers access to invest in UK private companies.
Master Investor is a conduit for, and facilitator of communication between companies and investors. Through a combination of events and media coverage Master Investor connects and informs the burgeoning private investor community. In doing so it provides a valuable channel for the investor relations of public companies to raise their profile and engage with an investor group which is traditionally difficult to manage, but which is growing in size and significance.
Premier Miton Investors
Premier Miton is a genuinely active investment manager offering a range of mutual funds and investment trusts, as well as a portfolio management service, covering equity, fixed income, multi-asset and absolute return investment strategies.