The initial public offering (IPO) process can last for several months, during which many important decisions must be made. Integral to this process is a trusted transfer agent who provides the IPO advice and IPO services you will need, and offers valuable guidance and insight along the way. AST’s established processes allow us to easily transition shares held by existing shareholders – including pre-IPO splits, conversions, and restrictions – into newly issued public stock. Before, during, and after your IPO, AST will help you work toward a seamless transition for existing shareholders, as well as a positive experience for new investors.