TITLE

Launching an IPO

AUTHOR(S)
White, Brenda B.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Mortgage Banking;Feb2005, Vol. 65 Issue 5, p17
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
This article discusses the basic procedure involved in launching an Initial Public Offering (IPO). Underwriting fees on an IPO are typically in the range of 6 percent of the overall dollar volume issued. An offering of $100 million of stock to the public is considered substantial enough for a large firm, but interest may wane in a $50 million transaction if one attempts to include more than one co-manager (another investment banking firm) in the transaction. The next hurdle is finding a banker with expertise in one's business sector.
ACCESSION #
16089352

 

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