Earlier this month we reported that Funding Circle was going public via initial public offering (IPO) and listing on the London Stock Exchange.
But if you’re not a fund manager who regularly lunches with corporate finance brokers. Here’s where and how can you buy Funding Circle shares and participate in the IPO and become a shareholder in Funding Circle.
Key Info about Funding Circle for the IPO
- £2.5bn loans under management
- 50,000 SMEs
- £5bn total loan originations
- 80,000 investors
- 62% revenue growth in H1 2018
Below is a list of stockbrokers that are offering private clients access to the Funding Circle IPO
This offer is only open for a few more days, with the closing date for applications being Thursday 27th September.
The following intermediaries (stock brokers) are taking part. More information on the offer, how to take part, and the exact time the offer closes can be found on their websites or by contacting them. Please note there is a minimum investment of £1,000:
AJ Bell Youinvest
Albert E Sharp
Alliance Trust Savings Limited
Barclays Smart Investor
Cornhill Capital Limited
Kilik & Co
Pilling & Co
Saga Share Direct
Shore Capital Stockbrokers Limited
SVS Securities Plc
The Share Centre
WH Ireland Limited
Before making any investment decision you should speak with your own stockbroker or financial advisor. You can also read this guide to the pros and cons of investing in high profile IPOs.
Richard founded the Good Money Guide (previously Good Broker Guide) in 2015 and has been a broker for 20 years most recently at Investors Intelligence and previously a multi-asset derivatives broker at MF Global (Man Financial). Richard started his career working as a private client stockbroker at Walker Crips and Phillip Securities (now King and Shaxson) after interning on the NYMEX oil trading floor in New York and London IPE in 2001 & 2000.