LONDON, 8 June 2009 – Panmure Gordon & Co is pleased to advise that it has acted as joint bookrunner on a £30m fundraising for Vertu Motors plc.

The funds raised will help the firm to invest in new dealership operations, extend productive capacity of existing operations and also to purchase existing leaseholds when appropriate.

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Founded in 1876, Panmure Gordon & Co (PMR.L) is a leading independent mid-cap institutional stockbroker and investment bank. Encompassing its US franchise, ThinkEquity, LLC, the Group employs approximately 250 professionals across the US, the UK and Nyon, Switzerland, offering a blend of transatlantic financial services including research, sales and trading, wealth management and asset management.