Key details

Going public and listing of shares of a corporation are not the final goals but the basis for sustainable growth of the corporation. Therefore, corporations need to pay careful attention in deciding the timing of IPO and listing. Followings are some of the matters to be considered when making the decisions.

  1. Purpose of IPO and listing
  2. Scale of financing and plan for facility investment
  3. Current status and future prospect of the same industrial sector in the stock market
  4. Costs and benefits of IPO and listing

Also, if the company is notified that it is eligible for listing, it is required to apply for listing within six months. Therefore, it may adjust the time of public offering and listing by taking account of plans for raising capital, market conditions etc.