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London Share Flotations in 2003
NB Please email us if you want to download a 2003 prospectus as these are no longer held online

Market Codes: Main Market=1, AIM=2, OFEX=3, Unquoted=0
Market COMPANY NAME Main Activities Size m Issue Date Issue Price Recent Price Gain % Prospectus Research Note
2
Aricom Russian Titanium Mining 39 31-Dec-03 15.00 45.50 203    
1
HHG Financial Conglomerate 1060 23-Dec-03 30.00 50.62 69    
2
Oilexco Incorporated Oil & gas exploration TBA 23-Dec-03 n/a 103.00 n/a    
2
Farley Group Estate agents 3 22-Dec-03 25.00 33.50 34    
1
Standard Life Property Income Fund Property Income Fund 102 19-Dec-03 100.00 107.15 7    
2
Strategic Retail Home Décor Retailing Group 12 19-Dec-03 91.00 66.00 -27    
2
Vista group PVC Door Manufacturer 15 19-Dec-03 95.00 100.50 6    
2
BWA Group TBA TBA 18-Dec-03 n/a 2.12 n/a    
2
City Lofts Urban Apartment Developer 50 18-Dec-03 100.00 94.50 -6    
2
Napier Brown Foods Food Products 28 18-Dec-03 110.00 141.13 28 Prospectus  
2
Raven Mount Specialist house builder Swan Hill 49 17-Dec-03 84.00 86 2    
2
BKN International Childrens' TV Programmes 12 16-Dec-03 115.00 260 126    
2
Croma Group Specialist Defence Equipment 3 16-Dec-03 6.00 6.00 0    
2
Asfare Group Manufacturer of ladders 3 12-Dec-03 100.00 125.00 25    
2
Cater Barnard (USA) Investment banking services TBA 12-Dec-03 n/a n/a n/a    
2
Flightstore Airline Retailing Software 10 12-Dec-03 n/a 11.4 n/a    
2
Immedia Broadcasting Radio Broadcaster 15 12-Dec-03 n/a 109 n/a    
1
Burren Energy Oil Producers 180 11-Dec-03 130.00 206.50 59    
2
Center Parcs Leisure Resort Chain 255 11-Dec-03 100.00 94.00 -6    
2
Eureka Mining Russian Mine Development 20 11-Dec-03 120.00 119.50 0    
2
Sinclair Pharmaceuticals Speciality Drugs 65 11-Dec-03 115.00 150.00 30    
2
Brazilian Diamonds Diamond Properties in Brazil 34 08-Dec-03 34.50 30 -12    
2
Pixology Camera technology 40 08-Dec-03 140.00 131 -6    
1
Vedanta Resources Indian Metals Group 1200 05-Dec-03 390.00 329.00 -16    
2
CES Software Online gaming software 20 04-Dec-03 n/a 95 n/a    
2
Marakand Uzbekistan Mining Developer 4 04-Dec-03 n/a 37 n/a    
2
Access Intelligence Business Information Services 11 01-Dec-03 37.00 42.50 15    
3
Sam Hancock Motor Racing Driver 2 01-Dec-03 n/a n/a n/a    
2
Yamana Gold Development of Mineral Properties 141 28-Nov-03 n/a 177.50 n/a    
2
Erinaceous Group Property Services 60 27-Nov-03 n/a 133.17 n/a    
2
Trans-Siberian Gold Russian Gold Mining 45 25-Nov-03 n/a 117.00 n/a    
2
Monstermob Animations & Logos 30 24-Nov-03 n/a 186.38 n/a    
2
Network Media Production & Advertising 12 24-Nov-03 n/a 10.50 n/a    
1
Medical Property Investment fund Medical Property Investment 140 21-Nov-03 n/a 104.00 n/a Prospectus  
1
Alea Bermuda based reinsurer 600 14-Nov-03 250.00 244.00 -2    
2
Clapham House Group Restaurant Chain 10 10-Nov-03 100.00 112.50 13    
2
Romag Holdings Specialist Glass Manufacturers 19 06-Nov-03 45.00 58.50 30    
2
Straight Recycling Containers 2 06-Nov-03 80.00 100.50 26    
3
EnhanceTechnology Beauty Products 2 04-Nov-03 5.00 5.00 0    
2
Community Broking Group Insurance Broker 28 03-Nov-03 36.00 38.50 7    
3
Ritchey Tagg Comprehensive livestock tagging TBA 01-Nov-03 n/a 150.00 n/a    
3
Sound Alert Technology Sound Developer TBA 01-Nov-03 n/a 6.75 n/a    
2
Crown Corporation Corporate Investment & Management 275 31-Oct-03 350.00 600.00 71 Prospectus  
2
Ocean Power Technologies Wave Powered Electricity 70 31-Oct-03 125.00 88.00 2 Prospectus  
2
Conygar Investment Company Property Investment Company 6 23-Oct-03 50.00 95.00 90 Prospectus  
2
Stepquick Accountancy Businesses 15 20-Oct-03 48.00 51.00 6 Prospectus  
1
Wolfson Microelectronics Audio & Video Chip Designer 250 16-Oct-03 210.00 269.00 28    
2
ip2ipo Intellectual Property Investors 110 15-Oct-03 275.00 425.00 55 Prospectus  
2
Canisp Telecoms Investment Company 2 10-Oct-03 27.50 42.22 54 Prospectus  
2
Melrose Investment Company 12 10-Oct-03 100.00 129.50 30 Prospectus  
3
WTN International Calling Cards TBA 01-Oct-03 7.50 7.50 0    
2
Bema Gold Corporation Canadian Gold Mining 180 30-Sep-03 156.50 198.00 27 Prospectus  
2
Real Good Food Company Supplier of Frozen Food 6 30-Sep-03 110.00 145.50 32 Prospectus  
2
Vietnam Opportunity Fund Investment Company 6 30-Sep-03 66.00 1.16 -98 Prospectus  
2
America Mineral Fields Mineral Exploration & Development 25 25-Sep-03 n/a 92.60 n/a Prospectus  
2
Bristol & London Prestige Car Hire 2 25-Sep-03 130.00 67.00 -48 Prospectus  
2
Chicago Environmental Investment Company 15 18-Sep-03 100.00 102.00 2    
2
Epic Reconstruction Financial backing for businesses 30 16-Sep-03 100.00 106.00 6    
2
Cryptologic Gambling Software Developer 71 15-Sep-03 n/a 825.00 n/a    
2
Incite Holdings Mobile Network Developer 2 12-Sep-03 25.00 28.00 12 Prospectus  
3
Mechan Controls Electronic Safety Switches TBA 10-Sep-03 73.00 77.50 6    
2
Archipelago Resources Goldmining Investment 8 09-Sep-03 TBA 36.50 n/a    
2
Readybuy Chinese Ready Meals 9 08-Sep-03 48.00 42.50 -11 Prospectus  
3
GSC Property Holdings Trading Investment TBA 08-Sep-03 38.00 65.50 72    
2
Corpora Software Developer 4 28-Aug-03 25.00 39.50 58 Prospectus  
2
General Industries Investment Company 4 28-Aug-03 25.00 36.50 46 Prospectus  
2
Quiktrak Networks Telecoms Tracking Services 20 14-Aug-03 n/a 17.00 n/a Prospectus  
2
Micap Yeast Product Development 16 07-Aug-03 55.00 68.50 25    
2
Hemisphere Properties Commercial Property Company 4 05-Aug-03 5.00 5.12 2 Prospectus  
2
Cambrian Mining Gold Mining 7 04-Aug-03 30.00 66.50 122 Prospectus  
3
Tridelta Animal Health Diagnostics   04-Aug-03 54.00 60.50 12 Prospectus  
2
Tellings Golden Miller Bus & Coach Services 20 01-Aug-03 70.00 145.00 107 Prospectus Research Note
3
St Mark Homes Residential Building Contractor TBA 01-Aug-03 35.00 35.00 0    
2
Antrim Energy Exploration of Oil & Gas TBA 30-Jul-03 n/a 50.00 n/a    
2
Cityblock Student accommodation 10 30-Jul-03 48.00 80.00 67    
2
Futura medical Medical Research 9 22-Jul-03 70.00 75.00 7    
2
Europasia Education Private Education Services 4 21-Jul-03 7.00 1.40 -80    
2
Orad Hi- Tec Systems TV Production Technology 10 16-Jul-03 n/a 99.00 n/a    
2
African Diamonds Diamond Exploration 3 14-Jul-03 7.00 52.00 643    
1
Yell BT's Yellow pages 2000 10-Jul-03 285.00 322.00 13    
2
Customvis Laser -Vision equipment 33 08-Jul-03 91.00 28.00 -69 Prospectus  
1
KESA Electronics Retailer 1400 07-Jul-03 n/a 268.25 n/a    
2
Milestone Group Media Company 22 01-Jul-03 100.00 57.00 -43    
2
Faroe Petroleum N Atlantic Oil & Gas exploration 44 27-Jun-03 103.50 50.00 -52    
2
African Eagle Resources African Mineral Exploration 3 26-Jun-03 6.00 21.12 252 Prospectus  
1
Benfield Insurance Brokers 600 13-Jun-03 250.00 259.75 4    
1
Sondex Oil Well Equipment 35 12-Jun-03 100.00 160.00 60 Prospectus  
2
Centurion Energy International Oil & Gas Explorer 19 12-Jun-03 55.00 117.50 114    
3
PHSC Safety Consultants 3 03-Jun-03 40.00 40.00 0    
2
Trading Sports Exchange Systems Sports Betting Exchange 12 29-May-03 115.00 38.00 -67 Prospectus  
2
Northumbrian Water Water Utility 520 23-May-03 100.00 112.75 13 Prospectus  
2
BioProgress Pharmaceutical Developer 13 22-May-03 16.00 105.00 556    
2
Aerobox Gold Exploration & Mining 6 14-May-03 20.00 24.60 23    
2
GMA Resources Gold Exploration & Mining 6 14-May-03 10.00 28.00 180 Prospectus  
3
VFB Holidays Tour Operators TBA 01-May-03 125.00 125.00 0    
2
OFEX OFEX Market Manager 4 30-Apr-03 25.00 27.82 2 Prospectus  
2
Consolidated Minerals Australian Mining 50 14-Apr-03 n/a 54.38 n/a    
3
Eyebright Eyesight Technology 2 11-Apr-03 40.00 40.00 0 Prospectus  
2
Creative Educational Corp Pre-school Nurseries 8 08-Apr-03 5.00 5.62 12    
2
Pentagon Protection Automotive Glass Developer 3 02-Apr-03 3.00 5.00 67    
3
English Wines Group English Wine producers 3 02-Apr-03 15.00 15.50 3    
2
Taskcatch Sports Facilities Managers 8 31-Mar-03 28.00 40.00 43    
3
Rheochem Rheology consulting services TBA 14-Mar-03 20.50 20.50 0    
3
JCJ Holdings Music Production Group 2 13-Mar-03 15.00 15.00 0    
2
Gippsland Mining Projects TBA 09-Mar-03 n/a 3.75 n/a    
2
HPD Exploration Mining Investment Company 20 05-Mar-03 14.00 17.50 25    
2
Ocean Resources Mineral Resources Investment 40 28-Feb-03 55.00 26.00 -53    
2
Bionex Investments Investment Company 5 27-Jan-03 3.00 1.80 -40 Prospectus  
2
2 Travel Group Bus and Coach Operator 3 20-Jan-03 7.00 6.75 -4    
1
LionOre Mining International Mining Group 220 06-Jan-03 n/a 257.50 n/a    
3
Clarkson Hill Group Investment Advisors TBA 03-Jan-03 28.00 28.50 2    
 
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