Care.com has filed for an IPO. The number of shares the company will be selling has not been set; however, some outlets report that Care.com plans to raise $80 million for the IPO. Morgan Stanley, BofA Merrill Lynch and J.P. Morgan will serve as lead underwriters. Based in Waltham, Mass., Care.com is an online care marketplace. Its backers include Matrix Partners, Trinity Ventures and Institutional Venture Partners.
WALTHAM, MA – December 12, 2013 – Care.com, Inc. today announced that it has filed a registration statement on Form S-1 with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission for a proposed initial public offering of its common stock. The number of shares to be sold in the proposed offering has not yet been determined.
Morgan Stanley, BofA Merrill Lynch, and J.P. Morgan will serve as joint book-running managers for the proposed offering. Allen & Company LLC and Stifel will act as senior co-managers for the proposed offering.
The offering will be made only by means of a prospectus. A copy of the preliminary prospectus related to the offering, when available, can be obtained from Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, 2nd Floor, New York, New York 10014, or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org or by phone at (866) 718- 1649; BofA Merrill Lynch, Attention: Prospectus Department, 222 Broadway, New York, New York 10038 or email email@example.com; or J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Attention: Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, New York 11717, Phone: (866) 803-9204.
A registration statement relating to these securities has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission, but has not yet become effective. These securities may not be sold nor may offers to buy be accepted prior to the time the registration statement becomes effective. This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or jurisdiction in which such an offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of any such state or jurisdiction.