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IPO

abbr.
initial public offering
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IPO

abbreviation for
1. (Stock Exchange) independent publicly owned company
2. (Stock Exchange) stock exchange initial public offering
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IPO

initial public offering.
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IPO

An acronym for Initial Public Offer. The open sale of shares in a company prior to the company being listed on a stock exchange for the first time.
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Noun1.IPO - 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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Translations

IPO

[ˌaɪpiːˈəʊ] n abbr (STOCK EXCHANGE) (=initial public offering) → OPI f(= offre publique initiale)
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IPO

(St Ex) abbr of initial public offeringErstnotiz f (einer Aktie)
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During the days of the dot-com boom, tech IPOs had the reputation of being an easy win for investors, with big first-day gains virtually guaranteed.
"IPO activity in the MENA region saw a decline in 2018 as several entities across the region deferred their plans for IPOs.
The total number of corporate IPOs and Reit (real estate investment trust) IPOs declined to 18 issuances last year compared to 28 in 2017, raising $3.3 billion against $2.7 billion, respectively, Kamco Research said in a note.
This study attempts to address for these issues and to do a research on the premises that the portion of the IPOs which go back only to the pocket of shareholders will carry an impact to the IPO early aftermarket reaction.
"It is positive to see that IPO value increased year-over-year in Q3, especially when we have seen several entities across MENA delaying their plans for IPOs in 2018 due to various factors including (but not limited to) regulatory and global trade concerns and uncertain market conditions in a rising interest rate environment," Phil Gandier, MENA Transactions Leader at EY, said.
Out of the nine deals in MENA, seven IPOs were recorded in the GCC (including three REIT listings) raising US$780.3mn.