initial public offering

Failure to launch: The biggest IPO pull-outs of 2019

[BENGLAURU] Private companies seeking to launch on stock markets have abandoned a series of initial public offerings (IPO) this year after a string of high-profile startups — most notably WeWork...

Hong Kong money is fleeing? Not around here

[HONG KONG] Hong Kong may have been seeing money flow out as the city's turmoil undermines its reputation as a stable financial centre, but one important source of capital keeps on coming: cash...

'IPOs are not the goal, but milestones on road to profitability'

THE worst possible thing a startup entrepreneur can do is to see an initial public offering (IPO) as an endpoint, said Mohamed Nasser Ismail, global head of equity capital markets at the Singapore...

Thailand, Philippine firms lead revival in South-east Asia IPOs; Singapore still in top spot

[SINGAPORE] Thailand and Philippine companies are leading a regional pick-up in initial public offerings (IPOs), spurred by growing investor interest in firms focused on South-east Asian consumers...

Philippines AirAsia to launch IPO between 2020 and 2021

[MANILA] The Philippine unit of AirAsia Bhd is delaying its initial public offering (IPO) to next year or 2021 as it focuses on corporate reorganisation, its chairman said on Wednesday.

WeWork mulls slashing IPO valuation as skepticism rises over business model: sources

[BENGALURU] WeWork owner The We Company is considering slashing the valuation it will seek in an initial public offering (IPO) to a little over US$20 billion, less than half the US$47 billion...

Drug developer Cennerv makes second bid to list on Catalist

SINGAPORE-based biotech Cennerv Pharmaceuticals is making a second attempt at an initial public offering (IPO) on the Singapore Exchange's Catalist board, with the lodging of another preliminary...

Cancer diagnostics firm Biolidics lodges prospectus for Catalist IPO

MEDICAL technology firm Biolidics Limited, a cancer diagnostic solutions developer formerly known as Clearbridge Biomedics, lodged a preliminary prospectus on Friday for a planned initial public...

MeGroup lodges preliminary offer document for Catalist listing

MALAYSIA-BASED MeGroup on Thursday evening lodged its preliminary offer document for a listing on the Catalist board.

Malaysia-based MeGroup lodges preliminary offer document for Catalist listing

MALAYSIA-BASED MeGroup lodged on Thursday evening its preliminary offer document for a listing on the Catalist board.

Public offer for Koufu shares 17 times subscribed

THE public offer for Koufu's shares, which were priced at S$0.63 apiece, was 17 times subscribed in its initial public offering (IPO) that ended on Tuesday, the food court operator said.