- xix, 578 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
- Additional Authors
- Levis, M.Vismara, Silvio,
- Contents note continued: 10.The allotment of IPO shares: placing strategies between retail versus institutional investors / Giancarlo Giudici -- 11.VC investment timing and IPO pricing / Jean-Sebastien Michel -- 12.The underwriters of IPOs in Europe's second markets / Stefano Paleari -- pt. IV TRADING IN THE AFTERMARKET -- 13.Orphan versus non-orphan IPOs: the difference analyst coverage makes / Romain Boissin -- 14.Do directors trade after IPO lockup expiry? / Marko Remenar -- 15.Venture capital and IPO waves in Europe: an analysis of firm and performance characteristics / Martin Seim -- 16.IPO pricing and ownership structure: the business-group effect / Shinjinee Chattopadhyay -- pt. V THE AFTERMARKET PERFORMANCE OF IPOS -- 17.Acquisitions, SEOs, divestitures and IPO performance / Mario Levis -- 18.Private equity, RLBOs and IPO performance / Jerry Cao -- 19.The impact of venture capital/private equity investment on the performance of IPOs in Australia / Jo-Ann Suchard --Contents note continued: 20.Development in financial markets and the performance of German IPOs / Johannes Hoebelt -- pt. VI SPECIAL TYPES OF IPOS -- 21.The IPO as an exit strategy for venture capitalists: regional lessons from Canada with international comparisons / Sofia Johan -- 22.Choice between alternative routes to go public: backdoor listing versus IPO / Peter Lam -- 23.An empirical analysis of cross-listing decisions in share-issue privatizations: evidence from developed and developing countries / Robert Nash -- 24.How bank health affects the capital structure and performance of IPO firms: evidence from the Japanese financial crisis in the 1990s / Kazuo Yamada.Contents note: pt. I WHY AND WHEN FIRMS GO PUBLIC -- 1.Economies of scope and IPO activity in Europe / Silvio Vismara -- 2.The decline in venture-backed IPOs: implications for capital recovery / Swasti Gupta-Mukherjee -- 3.Survey evidence: what do we know about European and US firms' motivations for going public? / Usha R. Mittoo -- 4.IPO waves and hot markets in the UK / Grzegorz Pawlina -- pt. II PREPARATION FOR THE IPO -- 5.IPO offer price selection, institutional subscription, and the value of the firm: theory and evidence / Paul A. Spindt -- 6.The Canadian junior IPO market and the Capital Pool Company program / Michael J. Robinson -- 7.Investor protection and IPO survival in the Italian stock market / Michele Meoli -- 8.Underwriter reputation, bookbuilding and IPO duration / Shantaram P. Hegde -- pt. III TRANSACTION STRUCTURE AND GOVERNANCE AT THE IPO -- 9.Corporate governance in newly listed companies / Erik E. Lehmann --Includes bibliographical references and index.