Chanitr Charnchainarong, Executive Vice President of Thailand's Stock Exchange says the pipeline for new listings looks healthy as more firms from diversified sectors apply.» Read More
Investors looking for a chance to get a piece of the fast-growing social network gaming and mobile gaming spaces could have the opportunity by year’s end.
Glencore International, the world’s largest commodities trader, is signaling to bankers that it expects to issue at least $7 billion in stock as part of an initial public offering to launch as early as April, says someone familiar with the matter.
There's no argument about the company's performance and execution, but Brad Safalow of PAA Research believes it’s time for investors to distinguish between the stock and the company’s true potential as a business.
Please! As if anybody knows what the company really is worth or, more importantly, ultimately will be worth based on future revenues.
Valued at about $3.5 billion, the initial public offering of the hospital company HCA Holdings is expected to be the largest-ever new domestic stock issue sold by private-equity firms.
The market’s been starstruck as private equity firms have backed a series of successful stock offerings. But when the stock market doesn’t provide a viable exit, firms are also borrowing behind the scenes, using their portfolio companies to raise cash.
Ally Financial, which selected a group of four Wall Street underwriters Thursday, has become the latest government-owned entity to take firm steps toward an initial public offering.
With investors’ attention focused on the fast-growing markets, the region’s main financial hubs are jockeying for dominance with a host of new efforts intended to increase their competitiveness on a global scale. The NYT reports.
Facing tough criticism over how U.S. and Chinese IPOs are handled, Nasdaq OMX Group CEO Robert Greifeld said Wednesday the standards are "identical." Also, check out what was said after the broadcast in web exclusive video.
LinkedIn has filed its S-1 with the SEC, the first step towards an initial public offering for up to $175 million.
Buoyed by the recent investor enthusiasm for new issues, Ally Financial and HCA Holdings are moving forward with their respective IPO plans, say people familiar with the matter.
HCA Holdings, which stands to be the largest sponsored-led IPO in history, plans to go forward with its IPO as soon as possible.
Investor reaction to Nielsen Holdings, the research company slated to go public Wednesday, has been so upbeat that its shares are likely to price at or above the top of its stated range, say people familiar with the deal.
The IPO market might not be booming, but there's no doubt, it's alive and getting stronger. This week, eight companies are expected to price. Next week, there are 10.
The long-awaited expiration of the post-IPO lock-up for Molycorp expires this week, and the company announced about $500 million of shares will be sold by stockholders.
If it comes next week as planned, Demand may be the first $billion-plus Internet IPO since Google. But Google's crackdown on so-called content farms could affect the company.
There has already been a ton written about Demand Media, next week’s big IPO. It’s likely to get a lot of attention if for no other reason: At its expected price range of $14 to $16 valuation of around $1 billion—the highest Internet/media company valuation since Google, according to Paul Bard of Renaissance Capital.
The giant insurer American International Group has chosen four banks to be joint global coordinators of its expected secondary offering: Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, Goldman Sachs, and JPMorgan Chase, according to people familiar with the matter.
Groupon and Pandora, two popular online services for consumers, are pursuing IPOs, according to people familiar with the matter.
Emboldened by a rallying stock market, the media company Nielsen Holdings will launch its pre-IPO road show on Monday, according to people familiar with the matter, with meetings between company management and Wall Street salespeople this morning.