Workshops for companies planning IPO
|Venue: Sadovnicheskaya Nab., 77, bld.1 (Ernst & Young offices)|
|09:30-10:00||Registration & Coffee|
|10:00-10:45||Financial information and tax considerations for London equity transactions.
The discussion will focus primarily on the annual and semi-annual financial statements to be included in the prospectus or other offering documents with an emphasis on current market practice and expectations. The presentation will also include a discussion of other financial information that may be necessary such as pro forma information or profit forecasts. He will also summarize the ongoing reporting obligations for companies with traded equity securities. The discussion will include a comparison of Main Market versus AIM requirements. A tax expert from Ernst and Young will briefly cover some of the tax considerations for companies that wish to sell equity securities in the London markets.
|10:45-11:00||Tax considerations for London equity transactions.
Presenter will briefly cover some of the tax considerations for companies that wish to sell equity securities in the London markets.
|11:00-12:00||Investor Demand & Roadshow
Roadshow is аn important part of an IPO process both from marketing and preparation standpoint. It may sound simple, but it is anything but easy. The presentation will aim to cover key points of planning and executing the roadshow including Where to Go, What to say and Whom to Target.
|12:00-13:00||Listing Routes to London: AIM, GDR & Premium Listing|
|14:00-15:00||Preparation for IPO: Legal Aspects (Prospectus, Communications with UKLA)|
|15:00-16:00||GDR Listings on the London Stock Exchange
An introduction to depositary receipts, how they work, their history and usage by Russian and other international companies to list on the London Stock Exchange and other leading financial platforms worldwide.
|16:00-17:00||IPO Communications in Practice.
An overview of how companies can and should communicate with different audiences at the various stages along the road to becoming a public company.
|17:00-17:30||What factors impact company’s stock valuation.
The main topics of the presentation are related to the investors’ types, investment process, investment criteria, valuation models, sell-side analysts, stock liquidity and investor’s benchmark.
Sadovnicheskaya Nab., 77, bld.1 (Ernst & Young offices)
|Venue: Lotte Hotel, Novinsky Boulevard 8, bld. 2|
|09:00||Registration & Coffee|
|09:30||Opening Address by ALASTAIR WALMSLEY,
Head of Equity Primary Markets, London Stock Exchange
- Market Overview- New High Growth Segment of the Main Market
- Regulatory changes in the UK
- Comments on the relationship between UK Buy Side and Sell-side
|10:00||Panel Session I: E-Commerce, Technology & Telecoms
- Industry trends
|10:45||Panel Session II: Metals & Mining (Prices, Valuation, Market Outlook)
- Global Metals & Mining Industry Overview: trends, valuations
|11:50||Panel Session III: Banks, Consumer Lending
- Commercial Banking trends
|12:30||Panel Session IV: Consumer & Retail
- Overview of Russian consumer sector
|13:10||An Introduction to Merrill Corporation
Senior Vice President of Sales, Merrill Corporation
|13:25||Merrill DataSite – a leading virtual data room solution for IPO preparation process
Sales Director, Russia and CIS, Merrill DataSite
|15:00||Panel Session V: Transport & Infrastructure
- Supply and demand in Rail transport, impact on company valuation
|15:45||Panel Session VI: Oil & Gas, Oil Services
- US shale gas and shale oil revolution
|17:00||Drinks & Networking Reception|