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Sept 12- Alibaba Group Holding Ltd plans to close its IPO order book early after it received enough orders to sell all the shares in the record-breaking offering, Bloomberg reported, citing people with knowledge of the matter. Alibaba is expected to stop taking orders in Asia on Sept. 17, a day earlier than previously scheduled, Bloomberg reported.
Sept 12- Spanish call center operator Atento SA, owned by private equity firm Bain Capital Partners LLC, said it expected its initial public offering to be priced $19- $22 per share, valuing the company at up to $1.60 billion.
Sept 12- Spanish call center operator Atento SA Bain Capital Partners LLC, said it expected its initial public offering to be priced $19- $22 per share. At the top end of the expected price range, the IPO is likely to raise about $321.8 million. Atento will be valued at about $1.60 billion at the top end of the price range.
The highly anticipated debut of China's Alibaba will come amid the busiest year for initial public offerings since the tech bubble burst in 2000.
Travelport is offering all the 30 million shares in the IPO and, at the expected pricing, will raise up to $480 million, it said in a regulatory filing.
Sept 11- Airline ticketing company Travelport Worldwide Ltd's initial public offering is expected to raise up to $480 million, the Blackstone Group LP- backed company said in a regulatory filing.
It's not just a few stocks that are busting higher, the Renaissance IPO ETF is up nearly 8% over the past three months, USA Today reports.
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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Discussing what the valuation of Alibaba does to the overall market, with Carlos Kirjner, Bernstein analyst. Kirjner says Alibaba will be the largest e-commerce business in the world.
*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.
BERLIN— Germany's Rocket Internet AG, which specializes in launching e-commerce startups, announced Wednesday that it plans a public listing on the Frankfurt stock exchange.
ROCKET INTERNET SAYS IPO TO RAISE APPROXIMATELY EUR750 MILLION IN GROSS PROCEEDS TO FUND FUTURE GROWTH OPPORTUNITIES.