Robinhood Markets, Inc. Announces Partial Exercise of IPO Underwriters’ Over-Allotment Option ...
MENLO PARK, Calif., Aug. 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- As previously announced, in connection with its initial public offering (“IPO”), Robinhood Markets, Inc. (“Robinhood”) (NASDAQ: HOOD) granted the underwriters of its IPO a customary 30-day over-allotment option to buy up to an additional 5,500,000 shares of Class A common stock from Robinhood at the IPO price, less underwriting discounts and commissions. Today, Robinhood announced that the IPO underwriters have partially exercised their over-allotment option and will purchase 4,354,194 shares of Class A common stock (the “Additional Shares”) at the IPO price of $38.00, less underwriting discounts and commissions. The net proceeds to Robinhood from the sale of the Additional Shares will be approximately $158.5 million. Robinhood expects to close the issuance of the Additional Shares on August 31, 2021.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and J.P. Morgan acted as joint lead book-running managers for the offering. Barclays, Citigroup and Wells Fargo Securities acted as additional book-running managers for the offering.
A registration statement relating to this offering was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) on July 28, 2021. The offering was made only by means of a prospectus (the “Prospectus”), copies of which may be obtained from: Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, New York 10282, telephone: 1-866-471-2526, facsimile: 1-212-902-9316, or by emailing email@example.com; or J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, telephone: 1-866-803-9204, or by emailing at firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy these securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.
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