Norton Rose Fulbright advises eve Sleep plc on its c. £140 million AIM IPO

Business June 1, 2017

Global law firm Norton Rose Fulbright acted for online mattress retailer eve Sleep plc on its AIM IPO, which included an institutional placing to raise c. £35 million of gross proceeds for the benefit of the company. The market capitalisation of the company at the placing price at admission was approximately £140 million.   

eve is an e-commerce focused, direct-to-consumer European sleep brand which designs and sells eve-branded mattresses and other sleep products. eve officially launched in February 2015 and its entire share capital was admitted to trading on AIM on 18 May 2017. eve’s IPO is the London Stock Exchange’s first retail IPO of 2017. 

The Norton Rose Fulbright team in London was led by Richard Sheen and Clementine Hogarthassisted by Victoria Scopes, Samantha Hurrell, Vanessa Brierley, Abhimanyu George Jain and Will Scott. Peel Hunt LLP is eve’s nominated adviser and broker.

For further information please contact:

Louise Nelson, Senior PR Manager
Tel: +44 (0)20 7444 5086; Mob: +44 (0)7909 684 893
louise.nelson@nortonrosefulbright.com

Notes for editors:

Norton Rose Fulbright

Norton Rose Fulbright is a global law firm. We provide the world’s preeminent corporations and financial institutions with a full business law service. We have more than 4000 lawyers and other legal staff based in more than 50 cities across Europe, the United States, Canada, Latin America, Asia, Australia, Africa, the Middle East and Central Asia.

Recognized for our industry focus, we are strong across all the key industry sectors: financial institutions; energy; infrastructure, mining and commodities; transport; technology and innovation; and life sciences and healthcare. Through our global risk advisory group, we leverage our industry experience with our knowledge of legal, regulatory, compliance and governance issues to provide our clients with practical solutions to the legal and regulatory risks facing their businesses.

Wherever we are, we operate in accordance with our global business principles of quality, unity and integrity. We aim to provide the highest possible standard of legal service in each of our offices and to maintain that level of quality at every point of contact.

Norton Rose Fulbright Verein, a Swiss verein, helps coordinate the activities of Norton Rose Fulbright members but does not itself provide legal services to clients. Norton Rose Fulbright has offices in more than 50 cities worldwide, including London, Houston, New York, Toronto, Mexico City, Hong Kong, Sydney and Johannesburg. For more information, see nortonrosefulbright.com/legal-notices.