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    IPO Passage Bio

    Developing therapies for CNS diseases
    High risk

    Research and development expenses in 2018-2019

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    Investment Idea Details
    The Company

    Founded in 2018, Passage Bio (PASG) is a genetic medicines company focused on developing transformative therapies for rare monogenic central nervous system diseases.

    The company has a strategic research collaboration with the University of Pennsylvania's Gene Therapy Program and currently has three lead product candidates (for the treatment of GM1 gangliosidosis, frontotemporal dementia and Krabbe disease).

    Market Opportunity

    According to a 2017 market research report by Grand View Research, the global market for central nervous system therapeutics is expected to grow to $129 billion by 2025.

    The market opportunity for degenerative central nervous system treatments is large. However, it is difficult to find a proper treatment fot those deseases.


    The company has never generated revenue from product sales and may never be profitable.

    PASG states that it will need to raise substantial additional capital to complete the development and commercialization of product candidates, which could negatively impact share price.


    The Philadelphia based company plans to raise $126 million by offering 7.4 million shares at a price range of $16 to $18. During the IPO, Passage Bio is valued at $720M.

    Passage Bio has raised a total of $225.5M in funding over 2 rounds. The recent IPOs from biotech industry have demonstrated strong appreciation - Arcutis Bio (ARQT) +50%, Revolution Medicines (RVMD) +65%.

    How IPO Investments Work
    1. Collection of funds

    2-3 weeks before the start of the company publishes information about the opening of trading: financial statements for 3 years, a description of the company's business, plans for the future, as well as the risks that management sees in their own business. We analyze such offers and publish the best ones. Investors apply for deposits. Before the deadline for applications, you can change the request or cancel it.

    19 Feb
    Threshold amount
    2. Buy shares

    We submit one large application for the purchase of shares by pre-subscription with reduced price to large investors. The application may be rejected in part or in full. Over the past three years, our applications have been rejected only three times. The next day, or every other day, we'll know at what price and at what percentage the order is executed, and we'll post it on «The my investment page».

    Submit applications before
    26 Feb
    3. Start Bidding

    The price of shares is rising from the first day due to the demand of investors deprived of the opportunity to buy shares before trading. Most of the stocks we've been recommending buying over the past three years have been starting to trade on the stock exchange at tens of percent higher than the price at which customers bought the shares. There comes a Lock up period when it is forbidden to sell shares purchased by subscription. Typically lasts 3 months.

    Start Bidding
    28 Feb
    Return forecast
    4. Receiving profit

    After the expiration of the Lock Up period, the investment is automatically closed and the investor receives a profit on account of the deduction commissions UT. You can always view the results of your past investments in investment archive.

    02 Jun
    Early profit fixation

    Although no shares are allowed to be sold during the lock-up period, our traders seek to offer investors fixed profit by way of using various financial instruments, including forwards, options, short positions etc.

    From the investor’s point of view this means that he or she may close an investment by paying a certain part of its value (as a rule, approximately 15 percent). This is due to high prices for the instruments which are employed to ensure availability of fixed profit. As such, you shall press any relevant button in the Investor Account as soon as it is active.

    The closing procedure is similar to commencement of investment business. You shall file a bid which is executed within a business day by UT. So, your investment is closed at the price currently prevailing on the stock exchange. However, we rarely recommend using this feature, since upon expiry of an applicable lock-up period the average performance is higher.



    3 per cent of the share price. This fee is charged as soon as your investment bid is confirmed.


    1.75 per cent of the purchase price paid for your shares as soon as trading is closed. This fee is charged upon closure of any relevant investment.


    20 per cent of the profit your derive. This fee is charged only if you show positive performance as of the moment any relevant investment is closed.


    Usually, 15 per cent (depends on the stock exchange environment). It is calculated per each investment individually.

    Advantages Enjoyed by Those Investing with United Traders


    Our risk managers ensure proper support throughout the entire transaction. Moreover, you may call them on +7 495 646-15-57 or 8 800 333-66-81 or visit our office, if a more detailed discussion is needed.


    Such an approach allows it to limit extra risks related to bankruptcy of start-ups and considerably increase profit vs investors purchasing shares on open Market.


    Millions of dollars are required to buy shares on a subscription basis. We have generated a pool of traders and investors which enables any newbie to participate in any transaction as aforesaid by investing just USD50 or more.

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