Tag: Alternative Investment Market

US-based hedge fund QVT Financial opposes Hirco’s restructuring

US-based hedge fund QVT Financial LP has strongly opposed Hirco Plc’s proposal to merge two Indian subsidiaries of the Hiranandani group with itself. QVT holds a minority stake in Hirco, a real estate fund floated by the Mumbai-based developer Hiranandani group in the Alternative Investment Market (AIM) of London. Hirco has called an extra-ordinary general […]

Global Crash Keeps Indian Firms Off AIM

In the wake of a global slowdown in the initial public offerings (IPO) market, Indian companies are losing appetite for listing on the Alternative Investment Market (AIM). Once touted to be a favoured destination for small- and mid-size companies, London’s AIM has managed to get only four companies to list on it so far this […]

Realty Slump Affects AIM

A slump in the Indian real estate market has cast a shadow on the property funds listed on London’s Alternative Investment Market (AIM). All the five India-focused property funds floated by local developers have been under-performing in the past two months. On an average, they registered an 18% negative return over the last two months. […]