Investors who are considering buying Merlin Entertainments shares can do so through any of the brokers listed on Merlin Entertainments website. Some of these online share dealing brokers listed officially include but are not limited to:
AJ Bell Securities Ltd (Trading as Sippdeal)
ALL IPO PLC
Charles Stanley & Co Ltd
Cornhill Capital Limited
Dowgate Capital Stockbrokers Limited
Edwards Securities Limited
EFG Harris Allday
Havelock Hunter Stockbrokers Limited
Hartmann Capital Limited
James Sharp & Co
Killik & Co LLP
Midas Investment Management Ltd
MD Barnard & Co Limited
Novum Securities Limited
Old Park Lane Capital Plc
Paul E Schweder Miller & Co
Rathbone Investment Management Ltd
Reyker Securities Plc
The Share Centre
Walker Crips Stockbrokers Limited
Online stockbrokers such as Barclays, The Share Centre and Interactive Investor are some of those which are set-up to efficiently accommodate for retail investors.
The online stockbrokers will provide you with details when the share offer actually opens. Thus far, Merlin Entertainments has issued two IPO related documents which may partially help you make an informed decision as to whether to buy Merlin Entertainments shares. These documents are the announcement of intention to float and more importantly information about Merlin. The latter document is available to download directly from Merlin’s website (PDF). This document provides background to the company and insights into its strategy.
Investing in Merlin Entertainments shares as part of its IPO carries a minimum requirement of £1,000. Those who buy Merlin Entertainments shares as part of the IPO offer will also receive 30 percent discount on the full price of either 2 adult or 1 family Merlin annual pass for use in the UK.