BGC Partners Inc. and Newmark Group Inc. priced the downsized initial public offering of 20 million shares of Newmark's class A common stock at $14.00 per share.
The shares are expected to start trading on the Nasdaq Global Select Market Dec. 15 under the NMRK ticker.
Newmark granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase a further 3 million class A shares at the IPO price.
The IPO is expected to close Dec. 19, following which BGC Partners will own about 85.3% of Newmark's class A common stock, or nearly 83.4% if the underwriters fully exercise their option to purchase additional shares.
Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC, BofA Merrill Lynch and Citigroup are the joint book-running managers for the offering with Cantor Fitzgerald & Co. acting as a book runner. PNC Capital Markets LLC, Mizuho Securities, Capital One Securities and Keefe Bruyette & Woods are acting as passive book-runners for the IPO.
Sandler O'Neill + Partners LP, Raymond James, Regions Securities LLC, CastleOak Securities LP and Wedbush Securities are acting as co-managers.