Our corporate broking and advisory team have extensive experience offering a comprehensive service that meets the needs of companies in a wide range of sectors.  Our solution driven and commercial approach is designed to support management teams that need advice and guidance in order to realise their ambitions and objectives in order to build businesses that deliver value to shareholders.


Retained clients

65+

Total raised since Jan 2014

£4.7bn

 

NOMAD & SPONSOR

Shore Capital has sponsor status and is a Nominated Adviser for the purposes of AIM.

Our core areas of focus are capital raisings, initial public offerings, investor relations and public takeover advice. 

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Shore Capital is approved as both a Sponsor for the Official List and a Nominated Adviser on the AIM Market of the London Stock Exchange with experience of taking companies public, creating access to capital, managing relationships with new investors and innovatively structuring transactions.

Our relationship-orientated approach lends itself well to advising growth companies and we strive to support our clients to achieve the maximum benefit from being a public company. We have a strong track record of raising significant new capital for a range of companies, from small high growth companies to larger more established businesses. We have worked on a number of significant transactions in a variety of roles including sole bookrunner, co-lead manager, broker, financial adviser, nominated adviser and sponsor.

Shore Capital’s advisory capability is based on over 100 years’ combined experience of advising public companies, giving them insight into the strategy and tactics behind successful transactions. Our team combine sound commercial judgement with considered advice and a detailed knowledge of the regulations governing transactions including mergers and acquisitions, disposals and restructurings. Our entrepreneurial approach to transactions gives us the expertise and empathy with clients, enabling them to achieve their objectives.

Shore Capital offers a comprehensive service to help clients manage their current and prospective investor relationships more efficiently and effectively. We arrange regular roadshows across the UK for our broking clients as well as a number of FTSE 100 and FTSE 250 companies, enabling them to maintain an ongoing dialogue with their investors whilst also introducing them to potential new investors. We provide comprehensive feedback on investor sentiment, helping management teams to understand how investors view their management, strategy and performance and we keep our clients fully appraised of all developments in their shareholder base, with regular market updates and shareholder analysis.

Our team is dedicated to offering a full range of corporate broking and advisory services, including fundraisings, mergers and acquisitions, restructurings and strategic advice.  Below are a selection of some of our transactions.


2017

Nomad
Joint Bookrunner
Mkt Cap £7.5m
May 2017
Sole Bookrunner
£3.25m
May 2017
Appointed Joint Broker
Mkt Cap £112m
May 2017
Placing and Main Market IPO
$230m
May 2017
Financial Adviser
£3.3m Acquisition
May 2017
Nominated Adviser
Joint Brokers
Mkt Cap £146m
March 2017
Joint Broker
Mkt Cap £18.4m
March 2017
Sponsor
Global Co-ordinator
Joint Bookrunner
Mkt Cap £105.2m
March 2017
Nomad and Joint Broker
Secondary placing
£1.4m
February 2017
Financial Adviser
Recommended Offer
£37.3m
February 2017
Joint Financial Adviser
Recommended Offer
£26.4m
February 2017
Sole Broker
Secondary Placing
£1.25m
January 2017

2016

Move to Main Market
Mkt Cap £850m
January 2016
Sole Bookrunner
Placing
£2m
July 2016
Joint Bookrunner
Secondary Placing
£27m
July 2016
Appointment as Joint Broker
£42m Mkt Cap
August 2016
Joint Bookrunner
Director Placing
£23m
September 2016
Corporate Broker Recommended Offer
£610m
September 2016
Nomad & Joint Bookrunner
Secondary Placing of Directors' stock
£5m
October 2016
Nomad & Sole Broker
Secondary Placing
£1.8m
October 2016
Sponsor & Joint Bookrunner
Placing Programme & Initial Issue
£115m
November 2015
Sponsor & Joint Bookrunner
Placing & Open Offer to fund Acquisition
€160m
November 2016
Co-Lead Manager
Placing as part of a Capital Raise
£370m
November 2016
Joint Bookrunner
Secondary Placing
£42m
July 2016
Sole Bookrunner
Secondary Placing
$22m
July 2016
Nomad & Sole Bookrunner
Secondary Placing to Fund Aquisition
£5.0m
July 2016
Appointment as Joint Broker
Mkt Cap £830m
February 2016
Appointment as Joint Broker
Mkt Cap £125m
February 2016
Nomad and Sole Bookrunner Placing and AIM IPO
£10m
March 2016
Nomad and Sole Bookrunner Placing and AIM IPO
£10m
March 2016
Nomad & Joint Bookrunner Placing & AIM IPO
£10m
April 2016
Appointment as Joint Broker
Mkt Cap £120m
April 2016
Joint Bookrunner
Placing
£40m
April 2016
Appointment as UK Broker
Mkt Cap £18.7m
April 2016
Co-Bookrunner
Placing and Main Market IPO
£100m
May 2016
Appointment as Joint broker
£385m Mkt Cap
May 2016
Sole Broker
£1m
December 2016

2015

Rule 3 Advisers
£44.4 million
Jan 2015
Placing - Sponsor and Joint Bookrunner
£39 million
September 2015
Bond issue - Co-Lead Manager
€70 million
September 2015
Placing - Co-Lead Manager
£50 million
September 2015
Appointed Joint Broker
Mkt cap £674 million
August 2015
Appointed Joint Broker
Mkt cap £4.2 billion
July 2015
Placing - Joint Global Coordinator and Joint Bookrunner
£200.7 million
July 2015
Nomad & Sole Broker - Refinancing
£13 million
June 2015
Secondary Placing - Lead Manager
£227 million
June 2015
Private Placing with Woodford Investment Management - Broker
£21 million
June 2015
Placing and Admission - AIM/ESM - Nomad and Joint Bookrunner
£66.9 million
June 2015
Disposal of Napier Brown - Financial Adviser
£34 million
May 2015
Secondary Placing - Nomad & Sole Broker
£3.6 million
Mar 2015
Placing and Admission to AIM - Nomad & Sole Broker
£15 million
Mar 2015
Convertible Bond - Joint Broker & Bookrunner
£112.5 million
Mar 2014
Placing - Sponsor & Joint Bookrunner
£61.4 million
Feb 2015
Private Placing with Woodford Investment - Financial Advisor & Broker
£5 million
Feb 2015
Placing – Nomad and Joint Bookrunner
£50 million
October 2015

2014

PilatMedia
Rule 3 Adviser:
£63 million
Jan 2014
MarketTech
Placing & Admission to AIM at £750m mkt cap. Joint Broker & Joint Bookrunner.
£100 million
Dec 2014
NextEnergy
Initial Issue under Placing Programme, Sponsor and Joint Bookrunner
£95.5 million
Nov 2014
crossrider
Placing & Admission to AIM, Nomad & Sole Bookrunner
£75 million
Sep 2014
SSP The Food Travel Experts
Placing & Admission - Co-Lead Manager:
£482 million
Jul 2014
Zoltav resources
Acquisition, $66m Subscription & Re-Admission to AIM - Nomad & Broker:
$180 million
Jun 2014
Produce Investments plc
Acquisition & £6m Placing - Nomad & Broker:
£15 million
May 2014
Safecharge
Placing & Admission - Nomad & Sole Broker:
£76 million
Apr 2014
NextEnergy
Placing & Admission - Sponsor & Joint Bookrunner:
£85 million
Apr 2014
Premier Foods
Placing & Rights Issue - Co-Manager:
£353 million
Mar 2014
Circassia
Placing & Admission - Co-Lead Manager:
£210 million
Mar 2014
Poundland
Placing & Admission - Co-Lead Manager:
£375 million
Mar 2014
Playtech
Secondary Placing - Joint Bookrunner:
£325 million
Mar 2014
Aminex plc
Placing - Broker:
£8 million
Feb 2014
Begbies
Acquisition and Placing - Joint Broker
£8.5 million
Dec 2014

2013

Sovereign Mines of Africa
Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£1.25 million
Jan 2013
Fastnet Oil and Gas
Placing - Nomad & Broker:
£10 million
Nov 2013
MarCity
Placing - Joint Broker
£35 million
Nov 2013
MS International
Nomad & Broker:
Move to AIM
Oct 2013
Northcote 3
Placing - Broker:
£1.75 million
Oct 2013
Judges Scientific plc
Placing - Nomad & Broker
£8.125 million
Oct 2013
Wynnstay
Acquisition & £9m Placing - Nominated Adviser and Broker
£7.2 million
Sep 2013
Union Jack Oil
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nomad and Broker
£1 million
Jul 2013
Serviced Office Group
Acquisition & £12m Placing - Nominated Adviser and Broker
£15 million
Jul 2013
Telford Homes
Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£20 million
Jun 2013
Playtech
Placing of shares in Sportech plc - Stockbroker
£15.7 million
Jun 2013
Zoltav resources
Acquisition, Subscription & Re-Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£46 million
Jun 2013
R and Q
Placing - Joint Broker
£25 million
Apr 2013
Northcote
Placing - Broker
£1.5 million
Mar 2013
New World Oil and Gas
Placing - Broker
£6.3 million
Mar 2013
RGI International
Adviser - Offer for RGI International
£340 million
Feb 2013
Northcote
Placing & Admission to AIM - Broker
£1.5 million
Jan 2013
Cluff Natural Resources
Placing - Nomad & Broker
£2 million
Nov 2013

2012

Tangiers
Placing & Admission to AIM - Joint Broker
£4.3 million
Feb 2012
Lee's
Offer for Lee's Foods - Rule 3 Adviser to Lee's Foods
£5.7 million
Jun 2012
Eagleheads
Financial Adviser - Offer for Metro Baltic Horizon
€2.4 million
Jul 2012
Fastnet Oil & Gas
Acquisition - Nominated Adviser & Broker
US$9 million
Jul 2012
Wishbone Gold
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Advisor & Broker
£0.5 million
Jul 2012
Fairpoint
Founder Share Sale - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£5.9 million
Jul 2012
Ironveld
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£3 million
Aug 2012
New World Oil and Gas
Placing - Broker
£8.6 million
Oct 2012
Jubilee Platinum
Placing - Broker
£1.725 million
Oct 2012
Fastnet Oil& Gas
Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£15 million
Nov 2012
Serviced Office Group
Placing & Debt Refinance - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£9 million
Nov 2012
Fastnet Oil&Gas
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£10 million
Jun 2012
Namakwa Diamonds
Open Offer - Sponsor & Broker
US$55 million
Jul 2012
Baobab
Baobab Resources Placing - Broker
£2.8 million
Mar 2012
Bisichi Mining PLC
Class 1 disposal - Sponsor to Bisichi
£4.6 million
Mar 2012
Opsec
Acquisition & £7.8m Placing - Financial Adviser & Broker to Opsec
£12.5 million
Mar 2012
New World Oil&Gas
Placing - Broker
£8.5 million
Mar 2012
XXI Century
Debt restructuring - Nominated Advisor & Broker
US$7.9 million
Apr 2012
Games Solutions
Offer for Ai Claims - Rule 3 Adviser to Ai Claims
£14.9 million
Apr 2012
Inspired Energy Plc
Aquisition & £1.0m Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£4 million
Apr 2012
Cluff Natural Resources
Placing and Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£3.75 million
May 2012
Conroy
Placing - Broker
£3.5 million
May 2012
Judges Scientific plc
Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£3 million
May 2012
Premier African Minerals
Placing & Admission to AIM - Broker
£1.5 million
Dec 2012

2011

Aminex PLC
Placing & Open Offer - Sole Bookrunner
£26 million
Feb 2011
Inspired Energy PLC
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser and Broker
£3.4 million
Nov 2011
Leni Gas&Oil PLC
Placing - Sole Bookrunner
£1.5 million
Nov 2011
Jubilee Platinum
Placing - Lead Bookrunner
£4.4 million
Oct 2011
Sovereign Mines of Africa
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser and Brokerr
£1.3 million
Jul 2011
New World Oil & Gas
Placing - Broker
£3 million
Jul 2011
Opsec
Offer for OpSec - Rule 3 Advisor to OpSec
£38 million
Jun 2011
Beale PLC
Acquisition of 19 Stores & Reverse Take-over - Sponsor
£13.5 million
May 2011
Japan Hotelas
Sale of assets & delisting - Financial adviser to JLH
£10.4 million
May 2011
New World Oil&Gas
Placing & Admission to AIM - Financial Adviser & Broker
£3 million
May 2011
Cattles Financial Service
Financial Adviser to Offeror
Offer for Cattles
Mar 2011
Ascent Resource PLC
Placing - Joint Broker
£17 million
Mar 2011
Clontarf Energy PLC
Placing & Admission to AIM - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£2.7 million
Feb 2011
Galileo Resources Plc
Placing - Sole Bookrunner
£1.7 million
Dec 2011

2010

Property Europe Ltd
Offer for DP Property Europe ("DPPE") - Financial Adviser to DPPE
£15.2 million
Jul 2010
JK
Admission to the Frankfurt SE & Placing - Broker
€80 million
Oct 2010
China Western Investments
Financial Advisor to China Western
£18.9 million
Nov 2010
Equatorial Palm Oil
Joint Venture with Silva Group - Financial Adviser to EPO
$60 million
Dec 2010

2009

Fabian Romania Property Fund Ltd
Offer for Fabian Romania and Placing
€51 million
Jan 2009
Coffee Heaven
Offer for Coffeeheaven - Financial Advisor to Coffeeheaven
£36 million
Dec 2009
LitComp PLC
Offer for LitComp Plc - Financial Advisor to Offeror
£5.5 million
Nov 2009
July 2016
Joint Bookrunner
Secondary Placing
£81.5 million
£27m
CPE
Admission to AIM - Nominated Advisor & Broker
$23 million
Oct 2009
Dawson Holdings Ltd
Group Re-Organisation & Pension Deal - Sponsor
Re-organisation
Sep 2009
Orchid Developments
Placing - Nominated Advisor & Broker
£5 million
Aug 2009
Minor Planet
Refinancing - Nominated Advisor & Broker
£4.4 million
Aug 2009
S & W
Refinancing - Sponsor & Broker
£16.3 million
Mar 2009
West Ham
Takeover of West Ham - Financial Advisor to David Sullivan
£105 million
Jan 2009

2008

Dobbies
Open Offer - Joint Broker
£150 million
May 2008
Da Vinci Capital Management
Admission to the Specialist Fund Market & CISX - Broker
$110 million
May 2008
Wren
Nominated Advisor & Broker
£4 million
Oct 2008
Liverpool Victoria
Offer for Highway Insurance Group - Broker to Liverpool Victoria
£150 million
Oct 2008
Raven Mount
Sale, Restructuring & Readmission - Nominated Adviser & Broker
£71 million
Oct 2008

2007

RGI International Ltd
Placing & Admission to AIM and further placing - Co Manager
$175m and $237m
Mar 2007
Phaunos Timber Fund Ltd
Placing & Admission to AIM, and Secondary Placing - Nominated Adviser & Broker
$115m and $370m
May 2007

2006

Puma Brandenberg Ltd
Placing and Admission to AIM - Broker
£185 million
Mar 2006