Initial Public Offerings (IPOs)


More big Asia IPOs are brewing after best quarter for new listings since 2010, bankers say

(Dec 20): As Asia Pacific wraps up its best quarter for new listings in almost a decade, the region’s investment bankers are preparing for a busy start to 2020.


3 reasons why US firms are taking longer to go public

SINGAPORE (Jan 9): It was an encouraging 2017 for the S&P 500, booking a full year of monthly total gains for the first time ever.


SGX tops EY's regional IPO leader board for 3Q with US$1.7 bil in proceeds

SINGAPORE (Sept 28): The Singapore Exchange (SGX) has emerged as Asean’s top initial public offering (IPO) market performer for the third quarter of 2017 with proceeds of US$1.7 billion ($2.3 billi

Lotte Chemical Titan slips on debut in Malaysia's biggest IPO in 5 years

(July 11): Shares of Lotte Chemical Titan Holding fell in their Malaysian stock market debut on Tuesday due to soft investor appetite for the country's biggest initial public offering in five years

Global Markets

Singapore’s equity capital markets down 62% in 1H17 proceeds: Thomson Reuters

SINGAPORE (June 22): Singapore-domiciled companies tapping the equity capital markets (ECM) have booked a total of US$1 billion ($1.4 billion) this year, declining 62.3% compared to US$2.8 billion

SGX signs MOI with IMDA to lower barriers for tech companies to access capital markets

SINGAPORE (May 31): The Singapore Exchange (SGX) and Infocomm Media Development Authority (IMDA) today signed a memorandum of intent (MOI) under the witness of Singapore’s minster for communication

SGX partners Shanghai Pudong Development Bank to boost Singapore-Shanghai capital market ties

SINGAPORE (April 12): Singapore Exchange (SGX) has entered into a memorandum of understanding (MOU) with the Shanghai Pudong Development Bank (SPDB) for the purpose of strengthening capital market

Global Markets

Disappearing IPO gains cause concern on Hong Kong bourse

HONG KONG (Dec 20): Hong Kong’s Growth Enterprise Market has seen a string of the world’s best stock debuts this year.

Singapore recorded more deals in 2016 but total value falls 15% to $126 bil

SINGAPORE (Dec 13): Singapore closed 800 deals this year, 115 more compared to the 685 deals closed a year ago.

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