OMAM files for IPO

Boston-based OM Asset Management has filed for an IPO. The number of shares that will be sold as well as the stock’s pricing terms have yet to be set. BofA Merrill Lynch, Morgan Stanley, Citigroup and Credit Suisse Securities (USA) are the lead underwriters. OMAM is the newly formed holding company for Old Mutual‘s US-based institutional asset management business.


BOSTON, Jun 30, 2014 (BUSINESS WIRE) — OM Asset Management Limited (OMAM), a newly formed holding company for Old Mutual plc’s US-based institutional asset management business, today announces that it has filed an S-1 registration statement with the US Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) in preparation for the proposed Initial Public Offering of a minority of the ordinary shares of OMAM beneficially held by Old Mutual.

The registration statement relating to the offering may be obtained by visiting the SEC website at or by contacting the joint bookrunning managers for the IPO: BofA Merrill Lynch, Attention: Prospectus Department, 222 Broadway, New York, NY 10038, email: or Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC, Attention: Prospectus Department, 180 Varick Street, Second Floor, New York, NY 10014 or Citigroup, c/o Broadridge Financial Solutions, 1155 Long Island Avenue, Edgewood, NY 11717 or Credit Suisse Securities (USA) LLC, Attention: Credit Suisse Prospectus Department, One Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10010, e-mail: .

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 news release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy securities, 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.

OMAM is a global, multi-boutique asset management company with approximately $203 billion of assets under management as of March 31, 2014 through a diverse portfolio of asset managers that serve institutional investors around the world.

Headquartered in Boston, OMAM’s business model combines the investment talent, entrepreneurialism, focus and creativity of leading independent asset management boutiques with the resources and capabilities of a larger firm.