What is an IPO (Initial Public Offering)?
Initial Public Offering (IPO) is the process by which a company raises funds through sale of its stock to the investors for the first time. Generally with the help of an IPO, a private company goes to the general public and gets listed on stock market exchange. In other words, it can be said that in the name of an IPO, a company raises equity capital by issuing new shares to the public and these shares are further traded in an open market. Continue reading