Upstart, an AI lending platform, has gone public after pricing its 9 million shares at $20 per share. The stock began trading December 16, 2020 on the NASDAQ under the ticker symbol “UPST.” Goldman Sachs, BofA Securities and Citigroup are the lead underwriters. Upstart’s pre-IPO backers included First Round Capital, Khosla Ventures, Third Point Ventures, Rakuten and The Progressive Corporation.
SAN MATEO, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Upstart Holdings, Inc. (“Upstart”) announced today the pricing of its initial public offering of its common stock at a price to the public of $20.00 per share. Upstart is offering 9,000,000 shares of its common stock and selling stockholders are offering 3,015,690 shares of its common stock. The shares are expected to begin trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market on December 16, 2020 under the symbol “UPST.” The offering is expected to close on December 18, 2020, subject to customary closing conditions.
In addition, certain selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to 1,802,353 additional shares of common stock at the initial public offering price less underwriting discounts.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BofA Securities and Citigroup are acting as lead book-running managers for this offering. Jefferies and Barclays are also acting as book-running managers. JMP Securities and Blaylock Van, LLC are acting as co-managers for this offering.
A registration statement relating to this offering was declared effective by the Securities and Exchange Commission on December 15, 2020. This offering is being made only by means of a prospectus. Copies of the final prospectus, when available, may be obtained from: Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 200 West Street, New York, NY 10282, by telephone at (866) 471-2526 or by e-mail at email@example.com; BofA Securities, Attention: Prospectus Department, NC1-004-03-43, 200 North College Street, 3rd Floor, Charlotte, NC 28255-0001, by telephone at (800) 299-1322 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org, or Citigroup Global Markets Inc., c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717, by telephone at (800) 831-9146.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy, 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.
Upstart is a leading AI lending platform partnering with banks to expand access to affordable credit.