Invest in Private Companies

A Global Marketplace for the Buying and Selling of Private Company Shares

Buy Private Company Stock Offerings

Looking for how to invest in shares in a private company? SHAREbid offers a secondary market to buy and sell private shares with no fees to the buyer or seller.

Issuing shares to employees in private companies is a growing trend for start ups to attract top-tier talent and improve employee morale, but the lack of liquidity leaves a large portion of these options unexercised.

SHAREbid’s fair & transparent platform allows you, the accredited investor, to buy these private company shares without paying any commission fees, adding much needed diversity to your portfolio.

Why Invest in Private Company Shares?

There Are Many Reasons Why Savvy Investors Invest in Private Companies

  • Large potential for return on investment
  • Thrill of being on the ground floor of the next major trend
  • Investment is easy and there are no commissions to buy or sell shares
  • Name the price you wish to pay and buy as few or many shares as you desire
  • Opportunity to invest in companies you frequent and contribute to their success

Must Be An Accredited Investor

Angel Investors

High Net Worth Individuals

Venture Capitalists

Investments in private companies are speculative, potentially illiquid, and carry a high degree of risk, including loss of principal.

If you are ready to buy shares in a company on our site, please sign up below.

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  • Easy to use online interface
  • Quickly search for and bid on assets that fit your investment criteria
  • Receive instant updates when assets that interest you hit the marketplace


  • No commissions (the company sponsors program)
  • Opportunity to invest in pre-IPO companies
  • Transparent bidding (view bids in real time)


  • Safe and secure registration (SSL) and information downloads
  • Buyers and sellers must be approved by the company
  • All personal information is treated confidentially


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How to Bid

  • 1
    Set up a free user account

    Free registration with no obligation. The first step to access confidential information provided by the company and receive email updates.

  • 2
    Search & Apply

    Select and request access to the company or companies that interest you.

  • 3
    Review Information

    When approved, access company information and documents on the share auction page to make informed decisions.

  • 4
    Place Online Bid

    Place your bid on your selected shares prior to the deadline.

  • 5
    Winner is Declared

    Buyer details are sent to company. The company coordinator assists Buyer and Seller with final paperwork and shares are transferred.