IPOs: Start When You Think You're Ready

January 2000
Financial Executive;Jan/Feb2000, Vol. 16 Issue 1, p54
Academic Journal
This article reports on the telediscussion of Financial Executives International (FEI) on initial public offerings (IPO), featuring Ken Goldman, chief executive officer of Excite@Home. Goldman suggested choosing bankers with experience who are sincere about helping the company. Good lawyers and accountants are also crucial to the process. INSET: IPO Pointers..


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