initial public offering (IPO)


China's WeWork equivalent Ucommune files for US IPO, sources say

(Oct 25): China’s biggest shared workspace provider Ucommune has filed a confidential prospectus with the US securities regulator as it seeks an initial public offering (IPO) before the end of the


PropertyGuru ditches IPO, says no need for fresh funds

SINGAPORE (Oct 28): On Oct 23, Reuters reported that local online portal PropertyGuru was cancelling its IPO on the Australian Securities Exchange.


Singapore-based snack maker goes on wild gut-churning ride in Hong Kong IPO

(Oct 23): Investors in a snack maker’s initial public offering in Hong Kong were sitting on losses just minutes after watching the shares almost triple.

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Despite shelved IPO, WeWork still expanding in Singapore

SINGAPORE (Oct 10): WeWork, the provider of co-working spaces, on Thursday launched its new space at 9 Battery Road, in the heart of Singapore’s central business district (CBD).


SGX CEO vague on potential Aramco listing, but says Singapore is 'well-positioned'

SINGAPORE (Oct 9): Loh Boon Chye, CEO of Singapore Exchange, gave a vague response as to whether the listing of Saudi Aramco – touted as potentially the world’s largest IPO ever – could take place


WeWork fiasco and the growth-at-all-costs model

SINGAPORE (Oct 7): Corporate sagas often unfold excruciatingly slowly. Over the past two years, several high-profile, fast-growing, overhyped venture capital (VC)-funded companies have imploded.


Biggest Singapore REIT IPO gain in 6 years shows yield thirst

(Oct 3): Lendlease Global Commercial REIT’s stellar IPO debut is yet another testament to the hunger for yield among Asian investors.


WeWork concerns are seeping into Singapore's real estate sector

SINGAPORE (Oct 2): Concerns about WeWork Cos.


Lendlease Global Commercial REIT public tranche 14.5 times subscribed – highest for S-REIT in 5 years

SINGAPORE (Oct 1): Lendlease Global Commercial REIT has completed its initial public offering of 387.5 million units at 88 cents each, with the public tranche of 22.7 million units 14.5 times subsc


WeWork withdraws IPO after tumultuous month marked by CEO's exit

(Oct 1): WeWork formally withdrew the prospectus for its initial public offering, capping a botched fundraising effort that cost the top executive his job.

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