Belgium’s Taminco prepares float as market strives to read runes on Euro IPO prospects

Belgian speciality chemicals company Taminco is readying a Eu160m float but UK peer Ineos, the world’s third-largest chemicals company, has ruled out listing as an option in the short term — giving mixed signals about the European IPO market.

  • 08 Jan 2010

There were also reports this week that UK companies, Links of London, which sells jewellery, and chip company Icera, whose products are used in wireless broadband dongles, are considering IPOs.

Icera told EuroWeek that its "exit strategy is and always has been to go public at some point".

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