Exploration of IPO Motives, Oversubscription and Flotation Costs: Evidence from Bangladesh

Md. Tahidur Rahman; Syed Zabid Hossain; Md. Anwarul Haque; Md. Abu Hanif Ashik

Volume 7, Issue 12 , December 2020, , Pages 708-725

  This study intended to explore the IPO motives and the factors that contributed to IPO oversubscription in Bangladesh. Based on hand-collected data from 101 sample IPO prospectus during 2010–19, the study found an average of 10 IPOs per year, mostly (90%) through the fixed-price method. Among the ...  Read More