S.F.-Based Fantex To Begin Offering Vernon Davis IPO This Week
S.F.-based sports technology startup Fantex today announced that the reservation period for its tracking stock in 49ers TE Vernon Davis will begin Thursday, marking the start of its much-reported foray into offering athlete-centered IPOs. Fantex will offer 421,100 shares of the stock at a price of $10 per share. In support of the effort, Fantex is launching a Road Show bus tour. Also today, Fantex announced that Jack Nicklaus will join its Advisory Board (Fantex Holdings).