The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP
The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP

BTS fans gripped by hot IPO of band’s music label Big Hit Entertainment, all hoping to secure at least one share

  • Fans of the Billboard chart-topping K-pop group are putting in bids, some of them big, for a stake in the IPO of BTS’ music label, Big Hit Entertainment
  • They know they will be lucky to bag even one share apiece given how oversubscribed the listing is, but want them to complete their memorabilia collections

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The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP
The IPO of Big Hit Entertainment will make multimilionaires of the seven BTS members, who were given shares ahead of the label’s listing, and fans of the K-pop band want a piece of the action too –not to get rich, but as keepsakes or entry tickets to shareholders’ meetings where the band might be present. Photo: AFP
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