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Fantex Kicked Off IPO Road Show

February 6, 2014

Fantex, Inc. announced that it launched its first IPO Road Show aimed at individuals across the country interested in investing tracking stocks linked to the value and performance of an athlete's brand. In a release, the company noted event details: Fantex's executive team will be taking a cross-country trip in a former "Madden Cruiser," making stops in nearly a dozen cities to speak with potential investors. The eleven-day tour started Feb. 3 , in the Bay Area , with a kickoff event on San Jose's Santana Row , as well as an event in Fantex's home city, San Francisco, California on Feb. 4 . From there, the bus will travel east, stopping in some of the nation's top sports cities. Planned tour stops include: Monday, Feb. 3 : San Jose, CA Tuesday, Feb. 4 : San Francisco, CA Wednesday, Feb. 5 : Los Angeles, CA Thursday, Feb. 6 : Las Vegas, NV Friday, Feb. 7 : Denver, CO Saturday, Feb. 8 : Kansas City, MO Sunday, Feb. 9 : Chicago, IL Monday, Feb. 10 : Columbus, OH Tuesday, Feb. 11 : Pittsburgh, PA Wednesday, Feb. 12 : Philadelphia, PA Thursday, Feb. 13 : Boston, MA Friday, Feb. 14 : New York, NY Open to everyone, those interested in attending the events can register at At the events, the Fantex team will help educate the public about Fantex, Inc. as well as the Fantex Vernon Davis Convertible Tracking Stock. On Jan. 30 , Fantex opened the reservation period for Fantex Vernon Davis, and Fantex, Inc. will be offering 421,100 shares of Fantex Vernon Davis at a price of $10 per share. Based in San Francisco , Fantex Holdings, Inc. serves as the parent company to both Fantex, Inc. and Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC . Fantex, Inc. is a brand building company that purchases a minority interest in an athlete brand and works to increase the value of the brand. In order to fund the purchase, Fantex, Inc. develops a tracking stock that is linked to the economic performance of the brand. Fantex Brokerage Services, LLC is the exclusive trading platform for tracking stocks that are issued by Fantex, Inc. ((Comments on this story may be sent to ))

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