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Accelerate the IPO Process

An IPO can be a long, demanding and complicated process that will have long term implications for your company. Our software solutions and experts help you successfully navigate the intricacies and prepare for life as a public company. Are you ready?

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Choose the Global Leader

When it comes to capitalising on key moments in the IPO process, DFIN leads the way – and we have the numbers to prove it.

Over the last six years,
DFIN

Filed

700+

Traditional IPOs

Leader of

≥£73M

valued traditional IPOs
(EMEA-based issuers)

Serviced

200+

SPACs

Supported

majority of PE and
VC-backed IPOs

2021 Stats
 

80%

IPOs >£180M
(US-based issuers)

60%

IPOs >£73M
(Foreign issuers)

90%

Top 10 Healthcare IPOs

80%

Top 5 Consumer IPOs

Client success

Some of the many global clients DFIN helped accelerate through the deal process.

Consumer

Technology

Finance

Healthcare

Benchmark. Conduct research to support an IPO by benchmarking against verticals & peers

Organise early. Seamlessly share documents with potential investors, or anyone else invited to view the company, while maintaining complete confidentiality over all of your data

Formalise & expedite financial processes. Stay on top of financial and reporting issues and develop the systems you’ll need for the future with our IPO support

Update often. Provide relevant, timely and reliable information to stakeholders about your performance and unlock data-driven insights

Preparation, planning and the right IPO software solutions are critical to success.

IPO Timeline

Preparation

Pre-Filing

Initial submission of F-1

Roadshow

Pricing/Trading

Life Post IPO

Initial Public Offerings:

Considerations for Business Owners and Executives Taking Their Company Public

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Optimise for efficiency and compliance from day one

Unlock a stronger workflow with secure virtual communication channels and flexible technology.

Access leading SEC experts 24/7/365 for guidance in the moments that matter.

Ensure accurate and audit-ready documentation with built-in compliance capabilities.

Prepare standout materials with advanced composition systems, on-demand resources and an unrivalled print platform.

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Expedite all regulatory reporting

Streamline your IPO process with leading-edge software that makes regulatory reporting easy and fast. Draft within Microsoft Word and Excel, distribute proofs in seconds, and track every change with complete control over your documents.

Built-in compliance capabilities, including r-tagging, hyperlinking and automated submission headers, ensure you’re ahead of SEC mandates and your own deadlines.

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Prioritise privacy and compliance

Safeguard and share your most sensitive documents with all your stakeholders. Our easy-to-use data rooms include privacy scans, contract analytics and auto redaction for full transparency and SOX compliance.

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Faster review with AI by your side

Need insight on your contracts and vendor relationships? Extract key provisions and data points from thousands of documents in minutes – and say goodbye to the grind and inaccuracy of manual contract review.

Streamline Section 16 Filing

Once you’ve completed your IPO, stay compliant and streamline Section 16 filing. We’ll help you prepare Forms 3, 4 and 5, distribute the documents to directors, executives and officers and file electronically.   

Leverage our best-in-class partnership ecosystem

FloQast builds cloud-based software that helps manage accounting departments by centralising the workflow, assigning tasks, maintaining supporting documentation, and automating reconciliations.

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Galvanize helps companies manage organisational governance through its integrated security, risk management, compliance and audit software platform, powered by analytics.

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Cision is a leading global provider of earned media software and services to public relations and marketing communications professionals.

 

Cision software allows users to identify key influencers, craft and distribute strategic content, and measure meaningful impact.

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Market Sentiment Update: What Q1 2022 can tell us about the second half of the year & beyond

May 2022
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Blog

Software Solutions Make Gains in DFIN’s First Quarter

May 2022 | Craig Clay
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Case study

How DFIN supported the successful completion of the biggest-ever Korean IPO

May 2022
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April 2022
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DFIN Announces Strategic Partnership with CrossCountry Consulting to Enhance IPO Process

April 2022
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Blog

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Reflections on Fourth Quarter and Full-Year Earnings: 2021

February 2022 | Craig Clay
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Report

DFIN's IPO & Public Listing Report - January 2022 Edition

February 2022
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DFIN's IPO & Public Listing Report - December 2021 Edition

January 2022
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Blog

After a record-setting year, DFIN optimistic for 2022

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Video

IPO Prep For The Finance & Accounting Team

December 2021
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Report

DFIN's IPO & Public Listing Report - November 2021 Edition

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DFIN's IPO & Public Listing Report - October 2021 Edition

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Reach out to learn more about how we can accelerate your IPO today.

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