TITLE

A New IPO Market Urged

AUTHOR(S)
Schachter, Ken
PUB. DATE
November 2008
SOURCE
Red Herring;11/21/2008, p2
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses results of the study entitled "Why Are IPOs in the ICU?," conducted by David Weild and Edward Kim. In the study, auditing and consultancy firm GrantThornton calls for a new government-regulated Second Market open to all investors that would let developing companies raise capital. The study says that efforts to create credible alternatives to an initial public offering have centered on private placement markets, such as the Nasdaq Portal Alliance and Goldman Sachs Tradable Unregistered Equities.
ACCESSION #
36586207

 

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