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Travers Smith acts on the proposed IPO of thetrainline.com

Overview

A Travers Smith team led by Corporate Partners Spencer Summerfield, Charles Casassa and Adrian West, are advising on the proposed Main Market IPO of thetrainline.com.

thetrainline.com is the leading UK online provider of rail tickets by value of tickets sold and provides journey planning and booking solutions for rail travel, with a mission to help rail passengers save money, time and hassle.  In addition to its consumer offering, the Group also provides rail booking solutions for large corporate entities, SMEs and travel management companies, and supports the online sales platforms of a number of train operating companies.

Morgan Stanley & Co. International plc is acting as sole sponsor, Morgan Stanley Securities Limited and J.P. Morgan Securities plc are acting as joint global co-ordinators and Morgan Stanley Securities Limited, J.P. Morgan Securities plc and Numis Securities Limited are acting as joint bookrunners.

UK law advice is being provided Corporate Partners Spencer Summerfield and Adrian West, supported by Corporate Associate Tom Coulter. US Securities law advice is being provided by Corporate Partner Charles Casassa and Corporate Senior Counsel Dan McNamee.