SAN FRANCISCO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC has opened the reservation period for Fantex Series Alshon Jeffery Convertible Tracking Stock1 (OTC:JEFFL). Starting today, eligible investors can place reservations for shares at Fantex.com.2 Fantex, Inc. is offering 835,800 shares of Fantex Alshon Jeffery at a price of $10 per share.
This stock is linked to the underlying cash flows of Alshon Jeffery’s brand, including his current and future playing contracts – as well as certain endorsements and appearance fees and potential post-career income from activities such as broadcasting.
This announcement marks Fantex, Inc.’s fourth Initial Public Offering (IPO), and the first time that investors can buy shares of a tracking stock linked to the economic performance and value of a brand contract between Fantex, Inc. and Alshon Jeffery.
This offering is highly speculative and the securities involve a high degree of risk. Investing in shares of Fantex Alshon Jeffery should only be considered by persons who can afford the loss of their entire investment.
1Fantex Alshon Jeffery is intended to track and reflect the separate economic performance of the brand contract that Fantex, Inc. has signed with Alshon Jeffery. However, holders of shares of Fantex Alshon Jeffery will have no direct investment in that brand contract, associated tracking series brand or Alshon Jeffery. Rather, an investment in Fantex Alshon Jeffery will represent an ownership interest in Fantex, Inc. as a whole, which will expose holders to additional risks associated with any other tracking stock that currently exists or that Fantex, Inc. will establish and issue in the future. Each Fantex, Inc. tracking stock is only offered through Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC, an affiliated broker-dealer of Fantex, Inc. and a registered alternative trading system. Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC cannot assure you as to the development or liquidity of any trading market for the Fantex Alshon Jeffery tracking stock.
2The reference to Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC’s website has been provided as a convenience, and the information contained on such website is not incorporated by reference into this press release.
Fantex Holdings, Inc., the parent company of Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC, owns shares of every Fantex Tracking Series. Fantex Brokerage Services was the managing underwriter for all Fantex Tracking Series offerings.
Under the terms of the standby purchase agreement, we expect that Fantex Holdings will agree to purchase from Fantex Brokerage Services (“FBS”), at the initial public offering price, up to 400,000 shares of Fantex Series Alshon Jeffery in this offering, and we expect certain directors of Fantex Holdings will agree to purchase from FBS, at the initial public offering price, up to an aggregate of 169,660 shares of Fantex Series Alshon Jeffery in this offering. Sales of shares to Fantex Holdings and any directors of Fantex Holdings will only be made if FBS represents in writing that it is unable to locate other qualified purchasers to purchase the shares at the initial public offering price.
Fantex, Inc. has filed registration statements (including preliminary prospectuses) with the SEC for each of the offerings to which this communication relates. Before you invest, you should read the prospectuses in the respective registration statements and other documents Fantex, Inc. has filed with the SEC for more complete information about Fantex, Inc. and the offerings. You may get these documents for free by visiting EDGAR on the SEC Website at www.sec.gov. Alternatively, Fantex, Inc., any underwriter or any dealer participating in the offerings will arrange to send you the prospectus if you request it by calling toll-free 855-905-5050. View the Fantex Alshon Jeffery prospectus. View the Fantex Mohamed Sanu prospectus.
This is not an offer to sell, nor a solicitation of an offer to buy, to residents of any state in which registration and other legal requirements have not been fulfilled.
Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC, an affiliate of Fantex, Inc., is a registered broker-dealer, an alternative trading system registered with the SEC and a member of the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority. It is the exclusive trading platform for tracking stocks that are issued by Fantex, Inc. Stifel, Nicolaus & Company, Incorporated is acting as the qualified independent underwriter for the offering.
About Fantex Holdings
Based in San Francisco, Fantex Holdings, Inc. serves as the parent company to both Fantex, Inc. and Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC. Fantex, Inc. is a brand building company that purchases a minority interest in an athlete brand and works to increase the value of the brand. In order to fund the purchase, Fantex, Inc. develops a tracking stock that is linked to the economic performance of the brand. Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC is the exclusive trading platform for tracking stocks that are issued by Fantex, Inc.