4 New IPOs for the Week of Oct. 20

Francis Gaskins |

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The week of Oct. 20 is scheduled for four IPOs to begin trading in the public markets. All four companies will list on the Nasdaq, set for about $300 million to be raised.

Full IPO calendar HERE  In order of largest IPO first. 

(1) Based in Greenwich, CT, Fifth Street Asset Management (FSAM) scheduled a $200 million on the Nasdaq with a market capitalization of $1.2 billion at a price range midpoint of $25 for Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.

FSAM is a leading alternative asset manager with more than $5.6 billion of assets under management.



(2) Based in Waltham, MA, Proteon Therapeutics (PRTO) scheduled a $61 million IPO on Nasdaq with a market capitalization of $183 million at a price range midpoint of $13 for Wednesday, Oct. 22, 2014.

Targeting kidney failure, PRTO initiated the first of two Phase 3 trials for PRT-201 in radiocephalic AVFs, PRTO’s initial indication, in the third quarter of 2014 and expect to initiate the second Phase 3 trial in the first half of 2015.

(3) Based in St. Louis, MO, EndoStim (STIM) scheduled a $35 million IPO on the Nasdaq with a market capitalization of $92 million at a price range midpoint of $11 for the week of October 20,  2014.

STIM is a medical device company focused on the development and commercialization of a novel neurostimulation system for the treatment of severe gastroesophageal reflux disease, or GERD.

(4) Based in  Madison, WI, Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin  (ABCW) scheduled a $10 million IPO on the Nasdaq with a market capitalization of $242 million at a price range midpoint of $26 for the week of October 20, 2014.

ABCW is a bank incorporated as a savings and loan holding company under the laws of the State of Delaware and headquartered in Madison, Wisconsin.

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Companies

Symbol Name Price Change % Volume
FSAM Fifth Street Asset Management Inc. 3.45 0.00 0.00 11,707 Trade
PRTO Proteon Therapeutics Inc. 1.45 -0.01 -0.34 30,369 Trade
ABCW Anchor BanCorp Wisconsin Inc (DE) n/a n/a n/a 0 Trade

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