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IPO grey market CFD trading

Take a position on a company before the Initial Public Offering (IPO)

  • Trade on our grey market before the IPO
    Take a position on a company's anticipated value before shares are released

  • Trade on share CFDs after the IPO
    Use CFDs to speculate on the post-IPO share price

How does it work?

We offer a market on a company's anticipated value during the build up to its IPO, so you can trade on a grey market before the shares are released.

This means you can take advantage of news and speculation on the price, and any potential volatility.

You can also trade CFDs on the company's shares from the first day of conditional trading.

Atlassian IPO contract details

Settles basis the Market Capitalisation of Atlassian at the close of the first day of trading.

Closing Market Capitalisation is defined as total number of Shares in Issue multiplied by Share Price at the close of the first day’s trade.

The price is denoted in US $100 million/s (One contract is equal to US$10 per point. One point is equal to 1).

It is tradeable 24 hours/day for the duration of the week commencing at 10am Monday AEST and concluding at 8am Saturday AEST. For the purpose of settlement the Market Capitalisation will be rounded to the nearest US$1million (3 decimal places).

No stop-/limit-orders can be placed on this market. All OPEN trades will be void if there is no floatation by 31 Dec 2016.

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