Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)

What are IPOs and how do they work?

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How to place and update share requests

When will I know if my IPO share request was successful?

Once share requests close, we’ll email to let you know the final IPO share price and how many shares you received.
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Can I change or cancel my IPO share request?

Yes! You’ll be able to cancel your share request until the IPO closes.
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Why are there two transactions for my Allbirds IPO shares in my transaction history?

This is different than your usual experience in Hatch
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Is there a minimum IPO share request?

Yes, for our first IPO it’s $50 and there will be no fractional shares available.
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Is there a maximum IPO share request?

There is no maximum but you may not receive all the shares you request.
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Why is the indicative IPO price range different from when I placed my request?

The IPO share price is set by both the company and underwriter - it may be changed before the company goes public.
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Am I guaranteed the amount I request during an IPO?

In short, no. We can’t guarantee you’ll get the full amount you requested, or any shares at all.
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What happens if a final IPO share price is higher than the estimated range?

Your request may be automatically completed or you may need to reconfirm it
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