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NEW YORK, Sept 11- The highly anticipated debut of Alibaba Group Holding Ltd, the Chinese e-commerce group, will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the technology bubble burst in 2000.. Alibaba's IPO, which could come as soon as Sept. 19, could raise more than $21 billion and claim Facebook Inc's title of biggest tech IPO.
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The theory is that Alibaba is such a gigantic offering that it is reducing interest in other IPOs anywhere on or near the horizon.
Sept 11- Food retailer Smart& Final Stores Inc said it expects its initial public offering to be priced between $12 and $14 per share, valuing the century-old company at nearly $1 billion. Smart& Final, which is backed by private equity firm Ares Management LP, runs 250 non-membership, small-box, warehouse-style stores in western United States.
SHANGHAI/ HONG KONG, Sept 11- Tianhe Chemicals has denied allegations that it made false statements in its initial public offering prospectus and said key investor Morgan Stanley Private Equity Asia has given it full support.
Charles Sizemore, CIO of Sizemore Capital Management, says Alibaba shares could enjoy a 20 to 30 percent pop on its first trading day, but warns that the euphoria could be short-lived.
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*Comes after a string of disappointing Tokyo debuts. TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings said it is planning an initial public offering worth $1.8 billion, which will test investor appetite for big Tokyo listings after some weak debuts this year.
ROCKET INTERNET SAYS IPO TO RAISE APPROXIMATELY EUR750 MILLION IN GROSS PROCEEDS TO FUND FUTURE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES.
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TOKYO, Sept 10- Japan's largest recruitment company Recruit Holdings Co Ltd said it is planning an initial public offering worth 193 billion yen, one of the biggest listings in the country this year. Keen to offset a shrinking market in Japan, it has snapped up a slew of foreign companies in recent years, including online job search site Indeed.com.
At the top end of expectations, the Alibaba IPO would raise $21.1 billion, topping Facebook Inc's $16 billion listing in 2012 as the largest-ever technology IPO.
Alibaba has received enough orders for its initial public offering to cover the entire deal within just two days of its launch, people familiar with the IPO process said.
Sept 10- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has received enough orders for its record-breaking initial public offering to cover the entire deal within just two days of its launch, people familiar with the IPO process said on Wednesday.
BOSTON, Sept 9- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has two major things going for it as it prepares for an initial public offering that could raise more than $21 billion: founder Jack Ma and a "capital-lite" business model.
BERLIN, Sept 9- German venture capital group Rocket Internet is set to unveil plans on Wednesday to float a stake of just below 15 percent in the company in an IPO worth about 750 million euros, two sources familiar with the transaction told Reuters on Tuesday.
Credit Suisse and Barclays are the IPO's lead underwriters, the company said in a filing with the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. Performance Food markets and distributes food and food products to restaurants such as Subway, TGI Friday's, Wendys Co, and Yum Brands Inc as well as to hotels, schools, hospitals and other institutions.