Capital Markets Move To Launching Pad

Platt, Gordon
July 2008
Global Finance;Jul/Aug2008, Vol. 22 Issue 7, p36
Trade Publication
The article reports on the growth of initial public offerings (IPOs) on the Saudi Stock Exchange in Saudi Arabia. According to Thomson Financial, the total of Saudi Stock Exchange IPOs rose 322% from a year earlier in the five months through May 2008 to $8.5 billion, while the total on the London Stock Exchange's main market fell 74% to $5.6 billion in the same period.


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