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There is another thread for discussing matters related to FBG, the parent company of FBR. If you are interested in discussing FBG matters go to Subject 18718



Friedman, Billings, Ramsey Group, Inc. (FBR) is a full-service investment banking and asset management firm (NYSE:FBG), which describes itself as the first leading IPO underwriter to make the individual online investor a major focus of its IPO strategy. The FBR IPO Desktop ( says that FBR is committed to placing up to 50 percent of all IPO stock
allocations in the hands of online investors."

FBR will also be offering exclusive venture capital products, brokerage services, world-class research, financial news, and other related content.

As of May 3 1999 eligibility for FBR's IPOs are determined on a first-come first-served basis in the order of successfully submitted forms (similar to WIT and Etrade).

For additional information contact the hotline at 877-327-4638.

(Posted by Hersh Stern,
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1044I got 50 shares. Have a number of accounts though.tjk144-2/21/2002
1043No PYPL shares here again. I still have three accounts at FBR. None for each. Todd N-2/16/2002
1042FBR is a disgrace and basically is advertising falsely when they claim to be in Mark Davis-2/15/2002
1041PYPL is the first decent IPO they've had in ages and now it seems like few rTony C.-2/15/2002
1040None here either. Why bother with an fbr account?!?HiSpeed-2/15/2002
1039None here either, strange, they were part of underwriter and usually get some thMEM-2/15/2002
1038No Paypal for me. Did anybody get any? Bill$Bill-2/14/2002
1037Hispeed, Do you think that Paypal is going to have any kind of a pop? Have youtjk144-1/29/2002
1036yeah, fbr seems to suck lately. they can make it up to me with a generous allocHiSpeed-1/29/2002
1035Per FBR they did not get any shares to allocate. You also have to figure if EA1BRIAN-1/29/2002
1034anyone get syna from fbr?HiSpeed-1/29/2002
1033got 50 shares ggggg why botherHiSpeed-11/12/2001
1032I requested ABCO from Would be nice to get something from them after aHiSpeed-11/12/2001
1031Thanks for the info. Didn't get any shares? Hey, there were only 20 million Mark Davis-6/12/2001
1030I sent them an email last night about what I wrote here and also never receivingMEM-6/12/2001
1029Apparently they had a reconfirm till 7:30. I didn't get an email (email probMark Davis-6/12/2001
1028fbr canceled the co.s?!? i asked for 2k wsh; i think it'll get a nice preHiSpeed-6/11/2001
1027I have been watching my Open CO's going from unconfirmed to nada, as in No oMEM-6/11/2001
1026Did these dingleberries get stiffed on WSH ?. The CO's have been cancelled.Mark Davis-6/11/2001
1025>I cant believe he went back to the well. I thought I had found the one gambH James Morris-3/9/2001
1024LOL, just because its down doesn't mean you can't make some money while Captain James T. Kirk-3/5/2001
1023Kirk, I TOLD you to bail,,now COVD, LOL,,,whats your basis? Looks like your stuSpongeBrain-3/4/2001
1022Same here. Nothing. 0/3 of the last 3 IPOs. JJames Hill-11/19/2000
1021Received regrets on Beacon.Goodale-11/16/2000
1020ZNGN up now at FBR...eomBo_-9/14/2000
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