AI-startup Fourth Paradigm plans to list on HKEX
The company’s cornerstone investors have subscribed to shares worth about US$96.8m.
Beijing Fourth Paradigm Technology plans to list its H Shares on Hong Kong Stock Exchange’s main board. It anticipates to raise $885.0m in net proceeds from the global offering.
The company intends to offer 18.4 million shares, with 90% being International Offer Shares and 10% as Hong Kong Offer Shares. It will have an offer price range of $55.60 to $61.16, per share, plus applicable fees.
The Hong Kong Public Offering will run from 18 September to 21 September. Trading of Fourth Paradigm shares on the Hong Kong Stock Exchange is expected to begin on 28 September, with board lots of 100 shares each.
Key financial institutions involved in this offering include China International Capital Corporation Hong Kong Securities Limited as the Sole Sponsor and others as Joint Global Coordinators, Bookrunners, and Lead Managers.
The company also has cornerstone investors who subscribed to shares worth approximately US$96.8m.
The funds accumulated will be allocated to enhance research, and technological capabilities, expand offerings, pursue strategic investments, and for general corporate purposes.