The It-Company Globant announced about its wish to make IPO, in the course of which plans to distribute within 1% of shares with the help of network Facebook. Desiring will be able o take part in IPO with the help of common for users of the network “Likes” on the page of Globant. Shares sales will be organized on the basis of a technology, developed by Loyal3 Holdings from San-Francisco.
Investors, having open accounts in Loyal3, will be able to acquire shares on $100-2500. Herewith the controlling interest, as usual, will distribute investment banks - JPMorgan Chase and Citigroup, which will define shares cost.
Use of a new shares` purchase scheme is a regular attempt to attract private investors on IPO market. “New scheme, most likely, will give opportunity to become closer to a client. Increase of earnings and shares sales are secondary”, - considers professor of the Florida University Jay Ritter.
“Our aim is to make the Loyal3 a real platform for private investors”, - stated in May a director general of Loyal3 Barry Schneider. At the moment the Company declines to comment, referring to rules of “silence period” before shares distribution.