• RBS's Citizens Financial unit files for IPO Monday, 12 May 2014 | 5:58 PM ET

    May 12- Citizens Financial Group Inc, the U.S. unit of the Royal Bank of Scotland, filed with U.S. regulators for an initial public offering of common stock that would raise about $100 million. Morgan Stanley, Goldman, Sachs& Co and JP Morgan are the lead underwriters for the IPO, the company said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission on Monday.

  • Reasons to be cautious with Alibaba     Monday, 12 May 2014 | 11:29 AM ET

    As investors await Alibaba's IPO later this year, Bethany McLean, Vanity Fair contributing editor, says there is a fair amount of risk associated with the e-commerce giant.

  • Kenya's bourse to sell up to 38 pct stake in IPO Monday, 12 May 2014 | 8:15 AM ET

    *To offer up to 81 mln shares, or 38 pct stake, in IPO. NAIROBI, May 12- The Nairobi Securities Exchange will sell up to a 38 percent stake in an initial public offering by the end of next month to raise funds for new products and enhance transparency, its chief executive said.

  • Alibaba: How much is it worth?     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 5:50 AM ET

    Francis Gaskins, research director at Equities.com, discusses the Alibaba IPO and whether a higher valuation than Facebook would be justified.

  • Gokul Laroia, Co-CEO for Asia of Morgan Stanley, says 'New China' sectors like healthcare and education may take the lead from financials in the Chinese market.

  • *Warehousing viewed as weak link in China supply chain. *More modern warehouses in Boston than China- consultancy. HONG KONG, May 12- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd's plans for a giant initial public offering in New York highlight vast potential for e-commerce in China- and the weak link the logistics industry must fix if explosive growth projections are to be reached.

  • China's Tuniu debuts on Nasdaq     Friday, 9 May 2014 | 11:58 AM ET

    Chinese Internet firm Tuniu Corp. debuted on the Nasdaq today, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.

  • NYT's Stewart: Alibaba's biz model genius     Friday, 9 May 2014 | 10:15 AM ET

    James Stewart, The New York Times, discusses Morgan Stanley's comeback in the tech IPO arena and weighs in on the Alibaba IPO frenzy.

  • SHANGHAI, May 9- China issued new, detailed rules governing initial public offerings, seen as a signal that new listings will hit markets soon after a two-month hiatus while regulators tweaked regulations.

  • Antoine Chemali, CIO at Digital World Capital, says Alibaba's governance and share structure is a "concern" for investors looking to buy shares in the company when it goes public.

  • May 8- GrubHub Inc reported higher-than-expected revenue in its first quarterly results as a public company as more people used the online food-delivery service to order takeout meals. GrubHub's shares jumped as much as 8 percent in extended trading on Thursday after the company also forecast current-quarter sales above estimates.

  • Bubble watch: Start-up offers shares to reporter Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 4:30 PM ET

    Despite the recent pull-back in many tech stocks, some start-ups will still go to remarkable measures to get good press.

  • LONDON, May 8- European exchange group Euronext, which is planning a stock market listing next month, earned net income of $36 million in the first three months of the year, a regulatory filing showed on Thursday.

  • Cheetah Mobile shares surge in market debut Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 11:56 AM ET
    Still from Cheetah promotional video

    Cheetah Mobile's shares spiked in their market debut, valuing the Chinese security software maker at about $2.2 billion.

  • Cheetah's anti-virus mobile model     Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 11:20 AM ET

    Andy Yeung, Cheetah Mobile CFO, discusses the company's initial public offering and disruptive business model.

  • May 8- Cheetah Mobile Inc's shares rose about 13 percent in their market debut, valuing the Chinese security software maker at about $2.2 billion, after its initial public offering was priced near the top end of the expected range. Cheetah's shares opened at $15.25 and touched a high of $15.89 in early trading on the New York Stock Exchange.

  • *ADS to trade under symbol "CMCM" on NYSE. May 8- China- based Cheetah Mobile Inc's initial public offering raised about $168 million after the company's shares were priced at $14 each, near the top end of the expected price range. The company sold 12 million American depositary shares, which were expected to be priced between $12.50 and $14.50 each.

  • Cheetah Mobile IPO raises $168 mln Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 8:23 AM ET

    May 8- China- based Cheetah Mobile Inc's initial public offering raised about $168 million after its shares were priced at $14, near the top end of the expected price range. The company sold 12 million American Depositary Shares, which were expected to be priced between $12.50 and $14.50 per ADS.

  • Some investors bet on return to reverse mortgages Thursday, 8 May 2014 | 6:25 AM ET

    A reverse mortgage start-up has raised about $230 million in a private offering, which sets the stage for a potential initial public offering.

  • What makes Alibaba unique?     Wednesday, 7 May 2014 | 7:32 PM ET

    Jeff Papp, Senior Analyst at Oberweis Asset Management, says Alibaba's unique operating model sets the Chinese e-commerce giant apart from competitors.