Equity investors cheer possible Arm listing

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By Sam Kerr
14 Jul 2020

Equity investors have welcomed rumours that Japanese conglomerate Softbank is exploring a potential IPO for Arm, the UK semiconductor and software designer, and are hoping that the company might return to the London Stock Exchange.

Arm was part of the FTSE 100 index, before Softbank acquired the company in 2016 in a deal which valued it at £23.4bn. Investors told GlobalCapital that it would be welcomed back into public markets, should Softbank seek a listing.

Arm makes computer chips for products like mobile phones and ...

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