Initial Public Offer (IPO)
What is an Intention to Float (ITF)?
An Intention to float is when a company first publicly announces its plans to carry out an initial public offering (IPO).
What is an Initial Public Offering (IPO)?
An IPO is the first sale of stock by a company to the public. This can include the general public, employees and a range of institutional investors where they will have the opportunity to own and trade shares in the company which is listing on the stock exchange.
What is the prospectus?
The prospectus is the document on the basis of which shares in the new issue are being offered for sale. It includes information about the new issue and the terms on which the shares are being sold. Decisions to invest should be made after reading the prospectus.
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Investment Account and ISA
Best Execution Policy
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Equiniti Limited and Equiniti Financial Services Limited are part of the Equiniti Group. Their registered offices are Aspect House, Spencer Road, Lancing, West Sussex BN99 6DA. Company share registration, employee scheme and pension administration services are provided through Equiniti Limited, which is registered in England & Wales with No. 6226088. Investment and general insurance services are provided through Equiniti Financial Services Limited, which is registered in England & Wales with No. 6208699 and is authorised and regulated by the UK Financial Conduct Authority.