Maybe a Private Sale, But How About a Public One?
- Former Texas CU Plans Record $110M IPO. // American Banker;4/21/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 76, p4
The article focuses on ViewPoint Bank in Plano, Texas, a former credit union that converted into a savings bank in December 2005, which said that it plans to raise up to $110 million in an Initial Public Offering (IPO), the largest IPO ever for a converted credit union. Those given priority in...
- Al-Rayyan share rush ends. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;2/3/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 5, p26
This article reports on the closure of the initial public offering (IPO) of shares in Islamic bank Al-Rayyan of Qatar on January 29, 2006. The $2,063 million IPO was the largest in the state's history and the first to be opened to regional investors. The maximum allocation is 50,000 shares....
- Analysts Bullish on People's Offering. Cole, Jim // American Banker;11/6/2006, Vol. 171 Issue 213, p8
The article focuses on the stock value of People's Bank, a $11 billion-asset mutual holding company, after details regarding the company's plans to go public were released. According to the article, shares in the company were given a boost, and analysts upgraded the company's stock. Comments...
- MASTERCARD EXECS PROJECT MORE MARGIN PRESSURE; STOCK DROPS. // CardLine;2/16/2007, Vol. 7 Issue 7, p2
The article reports on the impact of the increased fees that MasterCard charges to its bank customers on its profit in the fourth quarter of 2006. MasterCard common stock opened at $118.03 per share on February 16, 2007, more than triple the $40.20 per share of MasterCard's initial public...
- Investors flock to Emaar IPO. // MEED: Middle East Economic Digest;8/11/2006, Vol. 50 Issue 32, p32
The article reports that the initial public offering (IPO) of shares in Emaar closed with oversubscription in August 2006. The involvement of Hong Kong Shanghai Bank, SABB, National Commercial Bank and Riyad Bank in such IPO is mentioned. The article also reports that the next IPO will be of...
- Securities in registration. // Investment Dealers' Digest;03/01/99, Vol. 65 Issue 9, p68
Lists planned offerings that have been registered with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission but have not yet come to market as of March 1, 1999. Equity and debt registrations; Initial public offerings.
- An Introduction to 'Going Public' Sullivan, Brian // Management Review;Dec65, Vol. 54 Issue 12, p39
Focuses on the concept of going public. Definitions of going public; Reasons for going public; Advantages and limitations of going public.
- Conflicts of interest and China's A-share underpricing. Gannon, Gerard; Zhou, Yuwei // International Review of Financial Analysis;Jun2008, Vol. 17 Issue 3, p491
Abstract: The extremely high A-share underpricing in China''s primary market provides us with a very interesting area of empirical research. Previous studies on China''s IPO underpricing have been suggestive, but inconclusive. A significant decline in A-share underpricing is found in 2003...
- Fresh Starts. Korn, Donald Jay // Financial Planning;Feb2002, Vol. 32 Issue 2, p41
Provides an overview of the state of the initial public offering (IPO) market in the U.S. from 2000 to 2002. Companies which gained from their IPO in 2000; Percentage of profitable IPO in 2000; Analysis of the performance of the IPO market in 2001; Outlook for the market for 2002.