K&L Gates Advises Dianomi PLC on AIM Admission and Fundraising
London - Global law firm K&L Gates LLP has advised Dianomi plc on its listing on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange and a £37 million placing of both existing and new shares.
Dianomi is a leading provider of native digital advertising services to premium clients in the financial services and business sectors. Having commenced trading in 2003, Dianomi now operates from offices in London, New York and Sydney. The company enables brands to deliver native advertisements to a targeted audience across the desktop and mobile websites and apps of premium publishers, with clients including many of the world’s largest asset management companies and U.S. wealth management firms and banks.
“It has been a pleasure working with the K&L Gates team to execute this significant milestone in our growth journey,” said Rupert Hodson, CEO of Dianomi plc. “Tom and his team in the UK, U.S. and Australia were dedicated to the success of the IPO from beginning to end and we’re grateful for their insight, support and advice throughout.”
The K&L Gates team that advised Dianomi was led by London corporate partner Tom Wallace and included corporate senior associate Robert Boughey and associate Emma Cooper, U.S. technology transactions and data protection partner Katie Staba and associate Jess Nutt, UK technology transactions and data special counsel Sunny Kumar and associate Georgina Rigg, and UK employment associate Natalie Taylor.
Wallace stated: “It was a pleasure to work on this transaction with Dianomi and be a part of the Dianomi growth story. This transaction illustrates our position as a leading adviser to international companies listing on the AIM market and played to our strengths in working with cross-border digital media platforms requiring the coordinated capabilities of our UK, U.S. and Australian offices.”
K&L Gates is a fully integrated global law firm with lawyers located across five continents. The firm represents leading multinational corporations, growth and middle-market companies, capital markets participants and entrepreneurs in every major industry group as well as public sector entities, educational institutions, philanthropic organizations and individuals.