AIM Tech started in 2008 as a high frequency algorithmic trading firm participating at the Moscow Exchange market (MOEX). In thirteen years, the firm expanded in terms of traded markets, company size and trading strategies to become a global HFT trading firm with 100 people employed. In 2021, the founders of the firm Ilia Sedoshkin and Konstantin Kuznetsov decided to pursue their own business ventures which led to a buyout agreement with other shareholders. Under the agreement, the founders will continue to use the AIM Tech name for their new business. The former AIM Tech team will continue with financial trading under the new name of Pinely