How to buy Virax Biolabs (VRAX) shares when it goes public

Here's everything we know so far about the Virax Biolabs IPO.

Virax Biolabs stock is not yet available to purchase on any exchange. But it's expected to go public soon. Here's what we know — and how to buy stocks when it launches.

What we know about the Virax Biolabs IPO

There's speculation that Virax Biolabs is planning an IPO. We're unable to confirm that news, and Virax Biolabs has not yet filed a viewable Form S-1 with the US Securities and Exchange Commission. We'll update this page with information as it becomes available.

The stock is expected to cost $5. It's expected to launch on July 14, 2022. The shares will be available on the NASDAQ.

How to buy shares in Virax Biolabs when it goes public

Once Virax Biolabs goes public, you'll need a brokerage account to invest. Consider opening a brokerage account today so you're ready as soon as the stock hits the market.

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  2. Open and fund your brokerage account. Complete an application with your personal and financial details, like your ID and bank information. Fund your account with a bank transfer, credit card or debit card.
  3. Search for Virax Biolabs. Find the stock by name or ticker symbol: VRAX. Research its history to confirm it's a solid investment against your financial goals.
  4. Purchase now or later. Buy immediately with a market order or use a limit order to delay your purchase until Virax Biolabs reaches your desired price. To spread out your purchase, look into dollar-cost averaging, which smooths out buying at consistent intervals and amounts.
  5. Decide on how many to buy. Weigh your budget against a diversified portfolio that can minimise risk through the market's ups and downs. You may be able to buy a fractional share of Virax Biolabs, depending on your broker.
  6. Check in on your investment. Congratulations, you own a part of Virax Biolabs. Optimise your portfolio by tracking how your stock — and even the business — performs with an eye on the long term. You may be eligible for dividends and shareholder voting rights on directors and management that can affect your stock.

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