Funding to accelerate the growth of North American companies

AIM, part of London Stock Exchange plc, is the most successful growth market in the world. With a 25-year history, AIM helps growing companies around the globe to raise capital for expansion.

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Is AIM right for your business?

A North American business with the following profile should consider a London listing:

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  • Equity valuation between $50m and $1bn for companies in growth sectors
  • Technology companies with annual net revenues between $10m and $100m
  • Later stage pre-revenue or revenue-generating Life Science companies
  • Mining or Energy companies in development or production
  • More mature companies in other sectors with an international focus

Why choose AIM

AIM offers many benefits to growth companies compared to domestic exchanges in North America. Key benefits include:

AIM by numbers

The figures on the international success of AIM quoted companies


In 1995, AIM launched with ten companies valued at $127m. AIM is home to around 863 companies with a combined market cap of $138bn.*


Since 1995, 3,865 companies have raised over $195bn on AIM.


North American AIM listings since 2017*


The average amount of money raised from new admissions during the first five years of AIM was $4.6m. During the past five years it has been $27.2m.


More than one-third of AIM’s companies are now headquartered or have the majority of their operations outside the UK.


North American companies listed on AIM*
*Data as at end of May 2020

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