Announcements

IPO Market Outperforms in Second Quarter: OnMarket Report

13 Jul 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

Australian Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) are delivering stellar returns to investors, with the average gain on the 21 companies that listed on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) in the second quarter sitting at 33.5%, an impressive outperformance of the S&P/ASX 200, which rose just 3.0%, according to the OnMarket Second Quarter IPO Report.

ASX urged to consider regular Australians and SMSFs in IPO rules

23 Jun 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

All Australians are being urged to sign a petition at getonmarket.com rallying against the Australian Securities Exchange’s proposed amendments to listing rules which could result in retail investors and self-managed superannuation funds (SMSFs) being locked out from participating in Initial Public Offering (IPOs).

IPO Market Soars to Life in May and April, with Strong Returns

08 Jun 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

The Australian Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) market delivered strong gains in
May, with returns from companies listing on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) striking
9.4%, following on from a big 39.4% gain in April, according to a new report, the OnMarket
April-May IPO Report 2016.

IPOs get larger as more foreign companies list

17 May 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

Initial public offerings (IPOs) are getting bigger as technology and finance companies account for more listings on the ASX while a record 20% of ASX listings were by foreign businesses in 2015 with more to come, Tim Eisenhauer, managing director of OnMarket BookBuilds, has told an Australian Shareholders’ Association (ASA) conference today.

Fintechs to take market share, talent away from incumbents

11 May 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

Fintech companies are moving in on traditional financial services providers as their products and services gain popularity, grabbing market share and talent while forcing down costs. Traditional jobs may be lost and even one of the big four banks could disappear, according to a panel of the nation’s leading fintech entrepreneurs speaking today at the Fintech CEOs on the Future of Finance seminar, being hosted by OnMarket BookBuilds.

IPO Investments Yield Double-Digit Returns

02 May 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

Ground-breaking technology from OnMarket BookBuilds (OMB) has allowed investors to reap strong returns from investing in ASX Initial Public Offerings (IPOs), with average returns as high as 86% after one year, highlighting the real rewards of backing public floats. 

Australian IPO Market Outperforms Broader Market

12 Apr 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

The Australian Initial Public Offerings (IPOs) market is delivering a robust performance, with returns from companies listing on the Australian Securities Exchange (ASX) striking 1.3% over the first quarter, a strong 6.7% outperformance of the S&P/ASX 200, according to a new barometer, the OnMarket First Quarter IPO Report.

Mobile Data Downloads Hit New High

06 April 2016 @ 12:00PM by OnMarket BookBuilds

New official data reveals the volume of data being downloaded on mobile telephones has skyrocketed to a record high, with much of the growth driven by rising app usage, according to Ben Bucknell, chief executive of OnMarket BookBuilds (OMB), the creator of the world’s first app giving investors free and fair access to Initial Pubic Offerings (IPOs).

SMSF Numbers Jump, Cash Holdings Hit Fresh Highs

09 Mar 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

A rise in the number of self-managed superannuation funds (SMSF) to record numbers during the December 2015 quarter highlights the appeal of do-it-yourself investing, but SMSFs still pumped millions into cash, with Ben Bucknell, chief executive of OnMarket BookBuilds (OMB), warning that such a strong cash bias could harm wealth creation over the longer term.

Banking one of the most popular reasons for going online

18 Feb 2016 by OnMarket BookBuilds

Banking was one of the most popular reasons people used the internet in 2014-15 – and that trend is expected to fuel growth in the number of people buying and selling shares over the internet, according to Ben Bucknell, chief executive of OnMarket BookBuilds (OMB).