Different kinds of issues and Initial Public Offering IPO
Primarily, issues can be classified as a Public, Rights or preferential issues (also known as private placements).
While public and rights issues involve a detailed procedure, private placements or preferential issues are relatively simpler.
The classification of issues is illustrated below:
is when an unlisted company makes either a fresh issue of securities or an offer for sale of its existing securities or both for the first time to the public.
This paves way for listing and trading of the issuer’s securities.