Facebook Files S-1 Amendment Detailing Underwriters’ Allotments


By David Cohen 

A total of 38.5 percent of the 421,233,615 Facebook shares purchased by underwriters prior to its initial public offering went to Morgan Stanley, while E*Trade, which had been touted as the best source of stock in the social network for individual investors, received only 0.05 percent of the shares, according to an amendment to Facebook’s S-1 filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission, filed after the close of trading Friday.

Here is the final tally of underwriters and what they received, via Facebook’s latest S-1 amendment: