They say that the goal 2013 is pro conti, 20 riders, budget 6mill € for minimum 3 years so my thoughts are forget all those big names, they will go for the riders with an upcoming future and riders in there late years.
Her are the IAM facebook profile with some info and the story behind.
Team Cycling Professional Continental category PRO
IAM Cycling Team Cycling Cycling Team IAM (investment funds) is a Swiss cycling team founded in Geneva in 2012. Founded by Michel Thétaz and directed by Serge Beucherie, IAM Cycling posssède status Pro Continental team. The team is sponsored by IAM Independent Asset Management Ltd and was renamed IAM Cycling. The creation of the Pro Continental team is announced on 25
April 2012 during a press conference on the Tour de Romandie. It was on this occasion that Thétaz Michel, CEO of IAM Independent Asset Management SA and General Manager of AMI Cycling SA, along with Serge Beucherie, Director of the main sports team, present the details of the only Pro Continental team high Swiss identity. Sponsor and funding with a budget of about 6 million, IAM Independent Asset Management Ltd is committed as a single sponsor for a minimum of 3 years. IAM Cycling 4 Team Managers will mentor the team of 20 professional riders whose half the workforce will be Swiss. The main objective of this team is to be invited, in 2013, in races like the Tour de Romandie and the Tour of Switzerland.