Cambodia Securities is paving a solid path for SMEs to go public through the launch of a platform to support them on their journey.
Cambodia Securities Plc has joined forces with government initiatives, KY Group, chambers of commerce and associations to establish the SMEs & Startups Go Public Program Platform, with the aim of providing comprehensive support to small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) and startups towards listing on the stock market.
The one-stop platform amalgamates various resources to assist businesses and organizations in realizing their listing ambitions. With a simple application and successful vetting, enterprises can avail themselves of complimentary residency, enjoy the amenities of a startup hub, and gain access to comprehensive operational guidance.
Guided businesses can also participate in startup competitions and other activities, attracting investments and emerging as seed enterprises for IPO listing, supported by Cambodia Securities’s underwriting assistance.
“Cambodia Securities Plc.’s integration of this one-stop platform is aimed at propelling the growth of SMEs, securing more capital, elevating the quality of products and services, expanding their business landscapes, while simultaneously fostering Cambodia’s economic growth, delivering equitable returns to investors, and achieving a win-win scenario,” said Darren Teng, Managing Director of Cambodia Securities.
He noted that the platform follows a three-stage mentoring approach, encompassing incubation, acceleration, and going public phases. This is designed to nurture potential enterprises progressively. In addition to providing financial support, it will also offer business strategy, marketing, and professional training to participating businesses, enabling them to stand out in a competitive market.
“For investors, there is now an opportunity to become shareholders in high-quality enterprises and share in their profits. Such opportunities are no longer limited to large corporations, as potential businesses residing in SMEs & Startups Go Public Program Platform have the chance to achieve business growth under the professional guidance and accelerated incubation of Cambodia Securities, heading towards an IPO listing in Cambodia,” Buth Kerady, CEO of Cambodia Securities, added.
He noted that the platform boasts seven key advantages that span one-stop services, stage-specific financial support, resource integration, client acquisition, complimentary professional courses, premium working environments, and government-supported tax policies.
These advantages will offer businesses an ideal environment, enabling them to focus on business development and realize their long-term growth objectives.