Britain is currently home to more ‘unicorn companies’ than any other country in Europe. Natalie Stanton looks at five of the best.
ZOOPLA PROPERTY GROUP PLC ORD 0.1P (WI) Share Price [ ZPLA ]
Zoopla Property Group Plc (LON:ZPLA) is a digital media company that publishes property websites including Zoopla and Prime Location. It was set up in 2007 by Alex Chesterman, the founder of Lovefilm, and employs over 200 staff...
It is now majority owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust, which has a 52% stake. In June 2014, 38.3% of Zoopla’s share capital was floated on the London Stock Exchange in an initial public offering. The flotation price of 220p a share valued the company at almost £1bn.