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initial public offering

n. Abbr. IPO
The sale of a new securities issue to the public, usually by way of an underwriter.
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Noun1.initial public offering - a corporation's first offer to sell stock to the public
commerce, commercialism, mercantilism - transactions (sales and purchases) having the objective of supplying commodities (goods and services)
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initial public offering

n (St Ex) → erstes öffentliches Zeichnungsangebot
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The automaker's IPO filings revealed a growth target of 9,000 cars per annum by 2019.
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According to the IPO filings, Twitter generated $317 million in revenue in 2012 and had more than 218 million active users in the second quarter, up 44 percent from a year earlier.
Companies that don't meet the emerging growth criteria must release their IPO filings, usually with hundreds of pages of detail about their financial condition, risk factors and ownership and management structure, months before they sell their shares.
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