For example, TechMarketView chairman Richard Holway argued that the High Growth Segment has been unsuccessful so far. "If it had [been successful] we would be seeing some IPOs by now and those like Shazam and Sophos wouldn't be thinking NASDAQ," he said.
In reference to London flotations, former deputy chief executive of the Tech City Investment Organisation (TCIO), Benjamin Southworth, was quoted by CityAM earlier this month saying: "We're still probably 18 to 24 months away. We did hope that King would float in the UK, but that didn't go our way."
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