- The City has briefly shrugged off Covid-19 and Brexit, with a string of household names preparing to float
- We look at four prospective IPOs likely to draw investors’ attention
Christmas is over but the bells are ringing out once again, for an unusually lively IPO season is upon us.
A string of household names are set for an initial public offering in London, providing the City’s best start to the year for listings since 2008, according to Bloomberg. Following a prolonged dry spell worsened by the onset of the pandemic, the London Stock Exchange is preparing to welcome a number of businesses that have benefited from lockdown restrictions over the past year.