New issues and IPOs

If you’re interested in IPOs or new issues, we can help you with everything from finding out about the latest offers and opportunities, to successfully bidding for an allocation.

Benefits at a glance

  • Easy to manage - we handle admin and assist you through the process
  • Regular opportunities - take part in any new issues and IPOs that ASB Securities are participating in
  • Competitive fees - often no brokerage fees to pay or discounted rates
  • Regular updates - we'll keep you informed on up-and-coming new issues and IPOs that ASB Securities are providing access to

How it works

As an ASB Securities client, we make it easy for you to invest in IPOs or new issues - even if you've never done it before.

  • Sign up to receive new offer updates as they become available, by emailing asbsecinfo@asb.co.nz – you’ll be one of the first to know when ASB Securities is participating in a new issue or initial public offer (IPO).
  • Contact us to find out more about an offer you are interested in. We’ll then provide you with the relevant information as soon as it’s made public.
  • If you would like to participate in an offer you will need to confirm your level of interest so ASB Securities can bid on your behalf.
  • If you are successful in receiving an allocation,we will be in contact to confirm the amount and walk you through the final steps.
  • Once the allocation is completed, your investment can then be bought and sold on the secondary market.

Brokerage rates

Brokerage fee

Brokerage may be charged on allocations.  We will advise you of any brokerage fees (if applicable) at the time you request more information on each individual offer.

ASB Securities may receive a fee from the issuer for the allocation we receive.

See all rates and fees

Next steps

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Email us if you'd like help to get started.

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Call us

Contact the ASB Securities team from 7am to 6pm NZT, Monday to Friday.

0800 272 732

+64 9 448 8120

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ASB Securities New issues and IPOs