Business Events IPOs

  • Uber CEO: IPO will be as 'late as possible'

    Uber co-founder and CEO Travis Kalanick talks about whether he will take the growing ride sharing company public.

  • The electronic display board of the newly opened Yangon Stock Exchange, housed in a historic building in Yangon, shows initial trading on March 25, 2016.

    Investors stood in line to buy shares of the country's first listed stock: financial services-to-healthcare conglomerate First Myanmar Investment.

  • IPO market is getting a new lease on life as more Wall Street banks and institutional investors turn to blank-check acquisition vehicles, once the domain of only a few underwriters and hedge funds, for better fortunes. As a result, Goldman Sachs Group Inc's biggest successfully completed IPO assignment so far this year is not a red-hot technology startup or a...

  • March 23- Capsugel, a U.S. maker of capsule products and other drug delivery systems, is preparing to explore a sale or initial public offering that could value it at more than $5 billion including debt, according to people familiar with the matter. Capsugel is expected to have earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation and amortization this year of close to...

  • March 23- Chinh Chu, the veteran dealmaker who ended a 25- year career at Blackstone Group LP last year, is preparing to launch an acquisition company that could raise up to $1 billion in a U.S. initial public offering, people familiar with the matter said. If successful, the offering would be the largest by a so-called special purpose acquisition company since the...

  • FORMER BLACKSTONE GROUP LP EXECUTIVE CHINH CHU PLANS $1 BLN IPO OF SPECIAL PURPOSE ACQUISITION COMPANY-SOURCES.

  • BOSTON, March 23- An influential group representing top U.S. pension funds on Wednesday urged companies that go public to stop using a maneuver that gives insiders extra control and makes other investors second-class corporate citizens. Members of the Council of Institutional Investors voted to adopt a new policy that all investors in initial public...

  • BOSTON, March 23- An influential group representing top U.S. pension funds on Wednesday urged companies that go public to stop using a maneuver that gives insiders extra control and makes other investors second-class corporate citizens. Members of the Council of Institutional Investors voted to adopt a new policy that all investors in initial public...

  • Traders work the floor of the New York Stock Exchange.

    The number of new companies floating on the world’s stock markets hit a seven-year low in 2016's first quarter, new data shows.

  • Global IPO activity slowing

    Martin Steinbach, executive director of EY, says several companies are adopting a wait-and-see approach to considering an IPO.

  • Second longest IPO drought in history

    The IPO market has been experiencing a standstill. CNBC's Dom Chu reports the details.

  • Initial public offerings are at a standstill in the U.S.

  • LONDON, March 17- Average pay at Goldman Sachs' European arm fell 15 percent year-on-year as turbulent markets discouraged companies from listing on stock markets, hitting the bank's underwriting business hard. Each employee received around $400,000 in wages on average, down from about $470,000 in 2014, according to Reuters calculations.

  • Uber investor: They're in no hurry to go public

    Venture advisor at Menlo Ventures and Uber investor, Shervin Pishevar, talks to CNBC's Kelly Evans about Uber's IPO prospects and the future of the transportation technology space.

  • Cemex, which is saddled with high dollar-denominated debt, and is in the midst of a major asset-selling plan, hopes to raise as much as 39.745 billion pesos in the IPO of Cemex Holdings Philippines Inc, in what would be the Philippines' biggest IPO. He also said Cemex is in talks to sell U.S. assets, such as a pipe factory, and that it could also shed holdings in Europe and...

  • BEIJING, March 12- China must push forward with reforms on stock market listings by moving to a registration-based IPO system, Liu Shiyu, chairman of the China Securities Regulatory Commission, told reporters in Beijing on Saturday.

  • There's a contraction in startup IPOs: CEO

    Jeff Schumacher, CEO of BCG Digital Ventures, talks about the difficulties facing startups to acquire venture capital.

  • Jack Dorsey, chief executive officer of Square on the floor of the New York Stock Exchange at the company's IPO, November 19, 2015.

    While Square and Box were big reasons the IPO market shut down, they're delivering results that may reignite excitement among tech investors.

  • March 9- Mobile payments company Square Inc's revenue beat analysts' estimates in its first quarterly results since going public in November, easing pressure on CEO Jack Dorsey who is also leading turnaround efforts at Twitter Inc.. Total net revenue rose 49.2 percent to $374.4 million in the fourth quarter ended Dec. 31, beating analysts' average estimate of...

  • Markets may be ready for IPOs

    CNBC's Bob Pisani predicts the market will be ready for IPOs in the coming weeks and describes what a desirable IPO looks like for investors.