LONDON, 31 January 2013 – Panmure Gordon & Co, a leading independent institutional stockbroker and investment bank, is delighted to congratulate its client Snoozebox Holdings plc – awarded IPO of the Year at last night’s Grant Thornton Quoted Company Awards.

Admitted to AIM in May last year, Snoozebox has continued to go from strength-to-strength.  The company provides transportable, temporary hotel accommodation which can be fully operational and ready to welcome guests within 48 hours of arriving at almost any event or location around the world.  In 2013, Snoozebox hotels will be operational at iconic sporting and cultural events from the F1 British Grand Prix to the Edinburgh Festival.

Panmure Gordon chief executive, Phillip Wale, commented: “We are delighted to be the home of multi-award winning IPOs.  Snoozebox’s IPO of the Year award last night completes a remarkable year of recognition for our clients.  The IPO market is very much open for well-managed companies that are sensibly priced and offer a compelling growth story for their investors.”

Panmure Gordon’s other recent award-winning IPOs include:


  • Emerging Star, techMARK Awards 2012
  • Best IPO; Fundraise of the Year: Shares Magazine Awards 2012

Escher Group:  Best Newcomer, AIM Awards 2012