PwC have produced a report (“Thriving on AIM”) giving a snapshot of current sentiment on the AIM market. Perhaps the five most interesting findings of the PwC report, which surveyed 96 AIM companies, are:
1. That 70% describe achieving “aggressive growth” as their main corporate priority over the next 12 months, with only 10% citing cost control.
2. That AIM companies’ focus for growth remains on the U.S. and Europe, despite the economic problems in those areas.
3. The top five challenges identified by AIM companies, which are: