FD has increased its lead since July to 18 clients. FD advises 81 AIM-listed companies, while second placed Pelham Bell Pottinger has 63 and Buchanan Communications 59. Threadneedle Communications and Abchurch Communications round out the top 5.
Pelham Bell Pottinger again tops the table when calculations are based on aggregate stock market capitalisations of clients, ahead of Buchanan and FD.
FD leads Buchanan by one client in the AIM 100 rankings, having added two clients to reach 14.