Could the boom times be back? Between 250 and 300 IPOs will launch in the first three months of 2014 according to professional services firm EY.» Read More
HONG KONG, Oct 2- A Baidu Inc unit is seeking to raise $125 million by listing in the United States, where strong investor appetite for Chinese Internet stocks is trumping lingering concerns about accounting irregularities from China- based companies.
*Gold miners tumble as gold prices hit 2- month low. HONG KONG, Oct 2- Hong Kong shares rebounded off a three-week low on Wednesday, led by Hutchison Whampoa after local media reported the ports-to-telecoms conglomerate may spin off its Watsons health and beauty retail unit through an initial public offering.
NEW YORK, Sept 30- The company that owns New York City's Empire State Building skyscraper priced its initial public offering at $13 a share on Tuesday, an underwriting source said, a price on the low end of the expected range of $13 to $15 a share. At that price, Empire State Realty Trust Inc raised $929.5 million by pricing 71.5 million shares as planned.
The company behind the Empire State Building priced its IPO at $13 a share on Tuesday, on the low end of expectations.
The New York City landmark is expected to bring $1.07 billion in proceeds from it's IPO, reports CNBC's Kayla Tausche.
The Container Store filed paperwork to go public, seeking to raise about $200 million. It plans to list on the New York Stock Exchange.
Sept 30- The Container Store Group Inc, a retailer of storage products, filed with U.S. regulators to raise up to $200 million in an initial public offering of its common stock.
NEW YORK, Sept 29- Twitter Inc plans to make its IPO filing public this week, news website Quartz reported on Sunday, citing a person familiar with the social media network's plan.
Shares of cloud storage company RingCentral are surging after its IPO debut on the NYSE. Vlad Shmunis, RingCentral CEO, discusses his choice of exchange and explains how small businesses can save money with RingCentral.
Donald Basile, CEO of Violin Memory, discusses his company's initial public offering on the NYSE, and provides an outlook on the future of flash memory. "Everything will be cheaper, smaller and greener," Basile adds.
Michael Fallon, minister of state for business enterprise, tells CNBC that the Royal Mail needs access to private capital which is can't do until it has a proper shareholder base.
NEW YORK/ SAN FRANCISCO, Sept 26- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd founder Jack Ma wants to keep a tight grip on the Chinese e-commerce company he founded even after he takes it public, and U.S. law gives him several ways to do so. Facebook Inc and Google Inc have made similar choices.
The IPO market has been white hot. But if you're not strategic it could burn you, badly.
It's shaping up to be a big battle between the NYSE and the Nasdaq over which exchange will be the one to list Twitter when it goes public, reports CNBC's Seema Mody.
JPMorgan is working with state and federal regulators over mortgage securities charges. The "Squawk on the Street" crew weigh in.
HONG KONG, Sept 25- Chinese e-commerce giant Alibaba Group Holding Ltd will pursue an IPO in the United States after talks with Hong Kong regulators broke down, a move bound to set off a dogfight between the two main U.S. stock boards for the offering.
Martin Steinbach, European IPO leader at EY, tells CNBC that they are very positive on IPOs.
HONG KONG, Sept 25- Chinese e-commerce company Alibaba Group Holding Ltd has decided to pursue an initial public offering in New York after talks with Hong Kong regulators broke down over a listing in the Asian financial hub, sources familiar with the discussions said on Wednesday.
IPO volumes will pick-up further towards the end of the year, according to a new report by EY, with German and British companies leading the way.
Ruben Emir Gnanalingam, CEO, Westports Malaysia speaks exclusively to CNBC about the demand for their upcoming IPO, which could be the largest in Malaysia this year.