Shanghai, China, February 23, 2011 --(PR.com
)-- Facebook is a private company and is preparing to list its shares on the stock market in the last quarter of 2011. However, through Sharespost, a private marketplace that connects buyers and sellers of stock in private companies, investors who meet certain criteria can buy shares in Facebook.
"These days everyone who can spare $250 K to invest is dying to own a piece of Facebook, LinkedIn and Twitter. Or so it seems, according to Ferdinand Aracon, PR manager of Ailant Finance Capital Markets." -http://www.afcmarkets.com.
“Every time there is more stock available, we get surge in interest. There is huge demand,” says Tor Ellingsen, senior investment officer of Ailant Finance Capital Markets, http://www.afcmarkets.com an independent financial institution that cooperates with registered brokers and create special purpose limited liabilities companies to buy shares in late stage private companies. These companies are buying a lot of shares-Facebook stock, for example-from ex-employees, consultants or existing investors.
The interest for Facebook shares has been very high among investors- hedge funds, high net worth individuals, and other financial institutions from all around the world. The value of the company, which was valued at only $10 billion in 2010, has increased to roughly $50 billion as of February, and investors are targeting Google's market cap of $200 billion. A cool 400% potential gain.
About Ailant Finance Capital Markets
Ailant Finance Capital Markets is a trade name used by Ailant Group for the financial services businesses of Ailant Finance (company providing investment research, advisory, asset management and brokerage to individuals and corporations). Beijing Ailant Business Consulting Company Ltd (Sino-Hispano investment JV providing investment research and advisory). China Merchants Investment Group (China based hedge fund and alternative investments). Shanghai Capital Partners (China based private equity group).
The firm’s website: http://www.afcmarkets.com