How it Works

PrimaryBid is an investment platform that allows private investors to gain exclusive access to future share placings and fundraises of listed companies. It's free to join, commission free & you invest at the same price as institutions.

Register for Free

  • Get direct access and participate in future placings by listed companies on an execution-only basis.
  • Please read the risk warnings carefully before making any investment.

Companies approach Us

  • Companies approach us when they are considering a fundraise.
  • We agree to promote the offer via the PrimaryBid platform.

An Offer is Announced

  • Once the Company has announced the fundraise, we will notify all PrimaryBid registered users.
  • If you have downloaded our App, we will send a push notification to your phone.
  • All PrimaryBid users will receive an email alert, to the address used to register on the website.

Subscribe to the Offer

  • Open the App or visit the website and review the details of the Offer.
  • If you choose to subscribe, you will need to pay the full amount immediately with a debit card.
  • The minimum investment is £1,000 and the maximum is £100,000

Allocations & Scaling Back

  • Once the Offer has closed, the shares are allocated on a "first come, first served" basis. Check out the FAQ for full details on allocations and scaling back.

Shares Settled

  • Investors will receive an email confirming the number of shares they have been allocated, after an Offer has been announced to the stockmarket.
  • Typically, this is the first business day after the Offer closes, but occasionally Offers are subject to approval at a Company general meeting.