IPO ceremony

IPO ceremonyCelebrate your IPO

First price determination in floor trading and online in real time

For many issuers, inclusion in trading on Frankfurter Wertpapierbörse (FWB®, the Frankfurt Stock Exchange) is an unforgettable highpoint in their company history.

Why not turn your IPO into a real event: Follow first price determination for your shares live on the trading floor of FWB. Exploit the presence of countless international and national media on the trading floor – to enhance your visibility and reach.

Due to the currently prevailing pandemic, we are happy to coordinate in direct exchange the current possibilities of an IPO Ceremony in accordance with the legal requirements. 

On the first trading day, your securities are launched on the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and usually on Xetra®, the pan-European trading platform, too. With our special Xetra start visualisation tool you, your staff members in your various offices, and your investors can watch the first price determination online in real-time.

In this way, on the day of your IPO you will garner much attention the world over – and our service makes certain the media will take great notice of the event.

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We support you in optimally preparing your IPO – step by step through to first price determination. This includes choosing your Listing Partner, developing your issue concept, compiling all the necessary documentation, placement and admission and first trading in your company’s securities.

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Celebrate your stock flotation: The first price determination on the floor and online in the phases of real-time trading

Turn your IPO into a real event: On the first day of trading you can present your company in the trading hall at FWB® the Frankfurt Stock Exchange and world-wide – reaching a very large audience. Watch first price determination for the shares live. Using the Xetra® Start visualisation tool your investors, clients and business partners can follow the initial trading phrases online in real time, from the very first price determined for the shares.

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Secure the future and competitiveness of your company. We would be pleased to inform you about the advantages of raising equity and debt capital through the stock exchange.

Please contact us:

Capital Markets Team