German IPO climate cooling

Gibson, Jane
October 2006
ICIS Chemical Business;10/23/2006, Vol. 1 Issue 40, p8
Trade Publication
The article reports on the assessment of initial public offerings (IPO) in Germany. The IPO climate, which improved in 2006 after a long slump, is still good but cooling, finance experts say. Pointing to projected offerings worth around € 1.5 billion in October 2006 alone, bankers, brokers and consultants note that too many are taking place at once, and this puts pressure on prices. Despite the current hype about biofuels, the outlook for biodiesel shares is said to be poor.


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